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  • It empties into the Chesapeake Bay.
    Alexandra Bracken  --  The Darkest Minds
  • So somehow Leslie was transformed into Maria Hunt, with whom I lay tangled on a sandy beach of the Chesapeake Bay at high noon in summertime; in my fancy her frantic eyes rolled up beneath the lids and she chewed through the lobe of my ear.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • He was generally called Captain Anthony—a title which, I presume, he acquired by sailing a craft on the Chesapeake Bay.
    Frederick Douglass  --  The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
  • "Keep going into Chesapeake Bay," Annabeth said.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Sea of Monsters

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  • "How is it," he wonders aloud as he gazes blankly across Chesapeake Bay, "that a kid with so much compassion could cause his parents so much pain?"
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • On September 5, 1781, under the Count de Grasse, it took part in the Battle of Chesapeake Bay.
    Jules Verne  --  Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
  • And how shall I describe my sensations when we were fairly sailing on Chesapeake Bay?
    Harriet Jacobs  --  Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Investigators had searched for weeks, never finding his body, and finally decided it had been washed away by the current out to the Chesapeake Bay.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • In all likelihood he was the only waterman on the Chesapeake Bay whose boat was named for a woman lawyer out of Shakespeare.
    Katherine Paterson  --  Jacob Have I Loved
  • Anyway, before I could start at the school, they sent us away on a training cruise in Chesapeake Bay.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March

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  • Only as the local train shambled into the low-forested clayland of Westmoreland County, did he feel once more identified with his surroundings; at the station he saw a star he knew, and a cold moon bright over Chesapeake Bay; he heard the rasping wheels of buckboards turning, the lovely fatuous voices, the sound of sluggish primeval rivers flowing softly under soft Indian names.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  Tender is the Night
  • The last one is either Washington, D.C., or else maybe Annapolis or Chesapeake Bay.
    John Green  --  Paper Towns
  • The KEWs headed for Earth were going to leave craters deeper than Chesapeake Bay.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • Anyway, you can’t compare sailing on Lake Michigan with sailing on the Chesapeake Bay.
    Katherine Applegate  --  Everworld - Search For Senna
  • Howe’s fleet was sighted in Chesapeake Bay on August 21.
    David McCullough  --  John Adams
  • Maryland’s Smith Island, in the Chesapeake Bay, was settled in the late seventeenth century by people originally from southwestern England.
    Robert MacNeil and William Crane  --  Do You Speak American?
  • Going down their east coast, we give treatment to two Delaware Bay cities, then two on Chesapeake Bay, one being of max historical and sentimental importance.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • At that moment she was a young girl standing on a wharf at Merry Point, Virginia, waiting for the Chesapeake Bay steamer with her father, who had been dead sixty-one years.
    Russell Baker  --  Growing Up
  • Summoned by an armed guard dressed casually as a weekend guest in white slacks and a loose, bulky white linen jacket, John St. Jacques walked into the library of their new safe house, an estate on Chesapeake Bay.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • General, there are some nice places right here on the Chesapeake Bay.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • CHESAPEAKE BAY forms the western boundary of the section of Maryland which is sometimes called Tidewater Maryland, sometimes called the Eastern Shore.
    Ann Petry  --  Harriet Tubman
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    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • Another time mackerel-taking, Voracious, mad for the hook, near the surface, they seem to fill the water for miles; Another time fishing for rock-fish in Chesapeake bay, I one of the brown-faced crew; Another time trailing for blue-fish off Paumanok, I stand with braced body, My left foot is on the gunwale, my right arm throws far out the coils of slender rope, In sight around me the quick veering and darting of fifty skiffs, my companions.
    Walt Whitman  --  Leaves of Grass
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt thinks he can control the whole Chesapeake Bay?
    Katherine Paterson  --  Jacob Have I Loved
  • I risked loosening the thermos cap a little more, and a fresh burst of wind sent us rocketing around the northern tip of Virginia Beach into Chesapeake Bay.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Sea of Monsters
  • Our house stood within a few rods of the Chesapeake Bay, whose broad bosom was ever white with sails from every quarter of the habitable globe.
    Frederick Douglass  --  The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
  • On Friday, October 19, 1781, at Yorktown, Virginia, by Chesapeake Bay, the British General Cornwallis had surrendered his army to a combined American and French force under Washington and Rochambeau.
    David McCullough  --  John Adams
  • Forward he could see the lights of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel, but there were no moving automobile lights.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • And he would serenade the oysters of Chesapeake Bay with the hymns the brothers Wesley had written to bring sinners to repentance and praise.
    Katherine Paterson  --  Jacob Have I Loved
  • The plan we finally concluded upon was, to get a large canoe belonging to Mr. Hamilton, and upon the Saturday night previous to Easter holidays, paddle directly up the Chesapeake Bay.
    Frederick Douglass  --  The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
  • This Narrative contains many affecting incidents, many passages of great eloquence and power; but I think the most thrilling one of them all is the description DOUGLASS gives of his feelings, as he stood soliloquizing respecting his fate, and the chances of his one day being a freeman, on the banks of the Chesapeake Bay—viewing the receding vessels as they flew with their white wings before the breeze, and apostrophizing them as animated by the living spirit of freedom.
    Frederick Douglass  --  The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
  • "Call," I would say, watching dawn break crimson over the Chesapeake Bay, "I hope I have a sky like this the day I get married.
    Katherine Paterson  --  Jacob Have I Loved
  • We were able to get in a day’s shooting on your Chesapeake Bay, the Eastern Shore, I believe you call it."
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
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