• Topsail Island

  • Mayberry by the Sea, 2nd Edition
  • By: Ray McAllister
  • Narrated by: John Witt
  • Length: 8 hrs and 7 mins
  • 4.3 out of 5 stars (6 ratings)

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Topsail Island

By: Ray McAllister
Narrated by: John Witt
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As if caught in a time warp, Topsail resembles resorts of decades past. It has the small-town feel of a family beach, a place with few commercial trappings whose devotees return generation after generation. McAllister blends interviews with the people who know the island with stories of early pirates, devastating hurricanes, a 1940s dig in search of a 1630 Spanish galleon's treasure, the US government's secret rocket program, a modern-day sea-turtle preservation project, and a black bear that came to stroll the beach. McAllister tells the many stories of Topsail with the help of those who love the island best.

©2006 Ray McAllister (P)2015 Ray McAllister
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