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Tugboats in Action by Timothy R. Burke

Tugboats in Action

by Timothy R. Burke

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discusses the different parts of a tugboat, what they are used for, how to drive them, and how to stay safe on the boat.
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Through this captain's-eye-view acocunt, readers will feel they are helping a harbor tug boat cope with river currents and dangerous rock walls as captain and crew tow a ship filled with grain to her dock. Timothy Burke, a working captain of a Great Lakes harbor tug, relates his story with the help of his own dramatic full-color photos.

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A tugboat captain explains some of the jobs done by his boat and others on the river.

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