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By Ray Jones,Bruce Roberts,Cheryl Shelton-Roberts

A get together of the nice American lighthouses, their keepers, their histories, and their ongoing stories


For greater than centuries, lighthouses have helped sailors locate their manner via treacherous waters, guiding them domestic or taking them properly via passages on their approach to adventure. These old towers and homes shape a sparkling chain of lighting alongside our coasts, a reminder of the past echoing with event and secret, a entice for tourists searching for a glimpse right into a romantic previous.
 
Completely revised and updated, American Lighthouses bargains greater than just a travel of 450 appealing and ancient navigational beacons dotting the coasts and lakes of the U.S.. This totally illustrated, exclusive guide information their heritage and structure and gives complete info on vacationing or viewing them. integrated are many endangered lighting fixtures, threatened via erosion or loss of investment, in addition to “ghost lights,” that are not status.

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