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Endangered Lighthouses: Stories and Images of America's Disappearing Lighthouses (Lighthouse Series)

By: Tim Harrison, Ray Jones

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Globe Pequot: November 2000

Seller ID: 100876

ISBN: 0762708158

Condition: Used - Good


Sounds like a bad horror flick, but, in fact, over the last 100 years, many American lighthouses have been lost -- destroyed by the forces of nature and those of mankind. They are the victims of erosion, storms, earthquakes, war, and government demolition. With each light that burns out, we lose more of our country's treasured maritime history -- tales of shipwrecks, heroic captains, mutiny at sea, countless lives saved. A number of organizations throughout the United States are working to save other lighthouses from the same fate. Endangered Lighthouses tells the stories of fifty American lig... View more info