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Books on Great Lakes Lighthouses


Wes Oleszewski, Wayne Sapulski - Great Lakes Lighthouses, American & Canadian; A Comprehensive Directory/Guide to Great Lakes Lighthouses American and Canadian.

Over 300 lights pictured, historical data, descriptions, and directions to visit if applicable. Also interesting stories about the lights and the Great Lakes are sprinkled throughout the book. A must for anyone interested in lighthouses -- one of the most comprehensive guides I've seen.

Amazon.com's Price: $16.95

Availability: This title usually ships within 24 hours. Hardcover - 224 pages. Published by Avery Color Studios, 1998.


Laurie Penrose - A Traveler's Guide to 116 Michigan Lighthouses

Amazon.com's Price: $14.95

Availability: This title usually ships within 2-3 days. Paperback - 111 pages. Friede Pubns., 1992.

A customer writes: "THE BEST tour guide! The directions were invaluable and the history behind each of these beautiful lights was a bonus. I would definitely recommend this book if taking a trip to visit the lights of the Great Lakes."


Ray Jones - Pinpoint Guide to Eastern Great Lakes Lighthouses

List: $8.95. Amazon.com's price: $7.16. You save: $1.79 (20%).

Availability: This title usually ships within 2-3 days. Paperback, pocket edition. Published by Crane Hill Publishing, 1998.

The first six full-color regional lighthouse guides promise to be the beginning a long-running and diverse series--Crane Hill's new Pinpoint Guides. Each guide is specific to its region and includes pinpoint closeups of the best lighthouses to visit, including photos, facts, and directions. When fully opened, each guide also features a large map with additional details on the lighthouses and other attractions.


Ray Jones - Pinpoint Guide to Western Great Lakes Lighthouses

List: $8.95. Amazon.com's price: $7.16. You save: $1.79 (20%).

Availability: This title usually ships within 2-3 days. Paperback, pocket edition. Published by Crane Hill Publishing, 1998.

The first six full-color regional lighthouse guides promise to be the beginning a long-running and diverse series--Crane Hill's new Pinpoint Guides. Each guide is specific to its region and includes pinpoint closeups of the best lighthouses to visit, including photos, facts, and directions. When fully opened, each guide also features a large map with additional details on the lighthouses and other attractions.


 

Bruce Roberts (Photographer), Ray Jones - Eastern Great Lakes Lighthouses : Ontario, Erie, and Huron

Another in the excellent series of regional lighthouse books by Roberts and Jones. If you're a lighthouse buff you'll want the entire set. Beautiful photography, concise histories.

List: $19.95. Amazon.com's price: $15.96. You save: $3.99 (20%).

Availability: This title usually ships within 24 hours. Paperback. Published by Globe Pequot Press, 1996.


Donald J. Terras - The Grosse Point Lighthouse, Evanston, Illinois : Landmark to Maritime History and Culture

Amazon.com's price: $35.00

112 pages. Windy City Press.

Availability: This title usually ships within 4-6 weeks. Please note that titles occasionally go out of print or publishers run out of stock. We will notify you within 2-3 weeks if we have trouble obtaining this title.


Larry Wright, Patricia Wright - Bright Lights, Dark Nights : Great Lakes Lighthouses

List price: $19.95. Amazon.com's price: $13.97. You save $5.98 (30%).

96 pages. Boston Mills Press.

Availability: This title usually ships within 2-3 days.


Minnesota Historical Society - Split Rock Lighthouse

Price information not available. You can still order this item, and we will request approval of the price via e-mail prior to shipment.

Paperback Revised edition (August 1993)

Availability: This title usually ships within 4-6 weeks. Please note that titles occasionally go out of print or publishers run out of stock. We will notify you within 2-3 weeks if we have trouble obtaining this title.


 Annick Hivert-Carthew - Ghostly Lights: Great Lakes Lighthouse Tales of Terror

Amazon.com's price: $14.95. Availability: Usually ships within 24 hours. Paperback, 168 pages. Wilderness Adventure Books, 1998.

"Ghostly dogs, vanquished marauders, spirits of drowned sailors, lecherous haunts- all things that could go bump in the night at haunted lighthouses are here in Annick Hivert-Carthew's book, "Ghostly Lights: Great Lakes Lighthouse Tales of Terror." -- Traverse City Record Eagle, Traverse City, MI 10/98

 

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