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By Dr. Melanie Wallace

ISBN-10: 1467133868

ISBN-13: 9781467133869

ISBN-10: 1531678068

ISBN-13: 9781531678067

The Bolivar Peninsula is a unusual coastal neighborhood such as Port Bolivar, Crystal seashore, Caplen, Gilchrist, and excessive Island. �The peninsula,� as locals name it, is a 27-mile-long barrier formation. Bounded on one aspect through the Gulf of Mexico and at the different through the Intracoastal Waterway, it's a brief ferry journey from Galveston, Texas. The heritage of the peninsula comprises filibusterers, pirates, fierce natives, and headstrong settlers. A spirit of independence survives to today, supplying a continuation of the tale of this specific landmass and its humans. An not likely conglomeration of cowboys and farmers, 3rd- and fourth-generation landowners, retired executives and professors, fishermen, shrimpers, and birding lovers comes including weekenders and travelers to benefit from the attractiveness and bounty of the Gulf Coast. Its attractive surroundings and wild, storied earlier make the Bolivar Peninsula a desirable position to explore.

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