Earl Swift

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Earl Swift, author of Chesapeake Requiem, spent two years researching the book, including living on Tangier Island, and has navigated the Chesapeake Bay by sea kayak. A Virginia-based journalist, Swift has written six previous books and has contributed major features to Outside as well as to numerous magazines.

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