Lighthouses of Europe

Lighthouses of Europe

Author: Daniel Charles

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780823027781

Category: Travel

Page: 239

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From Scotland to the gates of Africa, this stunning book features gorgeous color photos of over 100 lighthouses on the Atlantic coast of Western Europe. For each geographical region, the author recreates the fascinating, age-old history of the lighthouses, their beacons, and their fascinating maritime significance. 250 color photos.
Lighthouses of Europe
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Daniel Charles
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

From Scotland to the gates of Africa, this stunning book features gorgeous color photos of over 100 lighthouses on the Atlantic coast of Western Europe. For each geographical region, the author recreates the fascinating, age-old history of the lighthouses, their beacons, and their fascinating maritime significance. 250 color photos.
Lighthouses of Europe
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Thomas Ebelt
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-15 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Europe has over 40,000 miles of coastline, stretching from the icy black waters of the Baltic to the deceptively serene Mediterranean. With many of Europe's countries bordering a sea, the need for lighthouses has spanned much of the continent for centuries. Lighthouses hold a perennial fascination for many of us
Lighthouses of Europe
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Daniel Charles
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-04-01 - Publisher: Amphoto Books

A stunningly gorgeous photographic tour of the greatest lighthouses, their age-old history & topographical maps to illustrate their geographic locations.
Lighthouses & Keepers
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Dennis Noble
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-15 - Publisher: Naval Institute Press

From the East Coast to the West Coast, the Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico and Hawaiian Islands, this handsome book helps explain the lure of lighthouses in the United States. Among the most recognized structures of the maritime world, these lonely sentinels by the sea have long been
Lighthouses of the World
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Lisa Purcell
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-02 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Readers say it best: "fascinating book" with "beautiful photos" and "information regarding all kinds of light houses" From ancient times until the present, lighthouses have symbolized safety, homecoming, and the seafaring way of life. Lighthouses of the World provides gorgeous full-color photos showcasing lighthouses from around the world. From the