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Lighthouses of Maine

a guidebook and keepsake

by Roberts, Bruce

  • 195 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Globe Pequot Press in Guilford, Conn .
Written in English

  • Maine
    • Subjects:
    • Lighthouses -- Maine -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBruce Roberts and Ray Jones.
      SeriesLighthouses series, Lighthouses series (Globe Pequot Press)
      ContributionsJones, Ray, 1948-
      LC ClassificationsVK1024.M2 R63 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3400043M
      ISBN 100762739665
      LC Control Number2005014166

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Lighthouses of Maine by Roberts, Bruce Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Information about the lighthouses of Penobscot Bay and mid coast is available at the concierge desk at the Mount Battie Inn. "B&B hospitality with motel privacy. Maine's lighthouses are symbols of it's proud maritime heritage, and of a way of life that has long passed.

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for more information on that lighthouse. #N#Copyright Send us an e-mail. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Portland, Me.: Gannett Books, Includes index. Description. Planning adventures in MidCoast Maine is easy when you start with a couple of tours to introduce you to the lay of the land, and to some of our most colorful storytellers.

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