Guide to Florida Lighthousesby Elinor De Wire, Elinor De Wire
Some 30 Florida lighthouses today guide shipping south from the St. Marys River to the tip of the Keys, then north to Pensacola Bay. They comprise some of Florida's oldest and most historic structures and represent many diverse styles of architect and daymark designs- from the black and white bands of St. Augustine Lighthouse to the spider-legged iron structures along the Florida Reef. This beautiful book traces the story of each.
With interest in Florida's maritime heritage moving strongly into the new millenium, the time seemed right to update Guide to Florida Lighthouses. This second edition, like the first, includes a general history of each lighthouse, with color photos of each.
- Pineapple Press, Inc.
- Publication date:
- Product dimensions:
- 8.54(w) x 11.03(h) x 0.33(d)
Meet the Author
Elinor De Wire, one of the most distinguished lighthouse historians in the USA, has been researching and photographing lighthouses for more than 25 years. She is the author of Lighthouses of the South and Lighthouses of the Mid-Atlantic Coast, both published by Voyageur Press. Elinore De Wire lives in Seabeck, Washington.
and post it to your social network
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
See all customer reviews >