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Suggested Reading

For Adults:

Clifford, Mary Louise and J. Candace Clifford. Women Who Kept the Lights: An Illustrated History of Female Lighthouse Keepers. Williamsburg, Va.: Cypress Communications, 1993.

De Gast, Robert. The Lighthouses of the Chesapeake. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1973.

De Wire, Elinor. Guardians of the Lights: The Men and Women of the U.S. Lighthouse Service. Sarasota, Fla.: Pineapple Press, Inc., 1995.

Holland, F. Ross. Great American Lighthouses. Washington, D.C.: The Preservation Press, 1989.

Turbyville, Linda. Bay Beacons: Lighthouses of the Chesapeake Bay. Annapolis, Md.: Eastwind Publishing, 1995.

For Children:

Gibbons, Gail. Beacons of Light Lighthouses. New York: Morrow Junior Books, 1990.

Hopkinson, Deborah. Birdie's Lighthouse. New York: Aladdin Paperbacks, 1997.

Roop, Peter and Connie Roop. Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie. Minneapolis, Minn.: Carolrhoda Books, 1985.


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