Download PDF by John Hairr: A History of South Carolina Lighthouses (Landmarks)

By John Hairr

ISBN-10: 1540221792

ISBN-13: 9781540221797

ISBN-10: 1626190771

ISBN-13: 9781626190771

prior to radar, intensity finders and satellite-guided navigation, lengthy sooner than the seafloor was once charted with medical precision, mariners trusted lighthouses to method a sea coast appropriately. South Carolina's historical past with lighthouses is going again approximately and a part centuries. At Cape Romain, a windmill was once switched over right into a lighthouse. St. Philip's Church in Charleston used to be switched over right into a beacon for seafarers to assist navigation to the Holy urban. With this type of lengthy and storied earlier, the tale of South Carolina's lighthouses is inseparable from its maritime background. sign up for writer John Hairr as he recounts the attention-grabbing heritage of those beacons that experience shone above the seashores of the Palmetto State.

Show description

Read Online or Download A History of South Carolina Lighthouses (Landmarks) PDF

Similar architecture books

New PDF release: Gender Space Architecture: An Interdisciplinary Introduction

This crucial reader brings jointly for the 1st time an important essays about the intersecting matters of gender, area and structure. conscientiously based and with a variety of introductory essays, it courses the reader via theoretical and multi-disciplinary texts to direct concerns of gender when it comes to specific architectural websites, initiatives and concepts.

Robert Kronenburg's Transportable Environments PDF

Moveable Environments explores features of the old and theoretical foundation for moveable structure and gives an perception into the big variety of capabilities that it's used for this day, the various kinds that it takes and the worries and concepts for its destiny improvement. Written via a crew of overseas commentators, this quantity offers a cutting-edge survey of this professional zone and may be of curiosity to a variety of pros around the building and layout industries.

New PDF release: Shopping Malls and Public Space in Modern China

China’s upward push as an monetary superpower has been inescapable. Statistical hyperbole has been observed by way of a plethora of hugely publicized architectural types that model the regeneration of its more and more globalized city centres. regardless of the enormous physique of literature that has observed China’s modernization, the essence and trajectory of its modern cityscape continues to be tricky to understand.

Additional resources for A History of South Carolina Lighthouses (Landmarks)

Example text

Download PDF sample

A History of South Carolina Lighthouses (Landmarks) by John Hairr


by Steven
4.3

Rated 5.00 of 5 – based on 29 votes