New PDF release: A History of South Carolina Lighthouses (Landmarks)

By John Hairr

ISBN-10: 1540221792

ISBN-13: 9781540221797

ISBN-10: 1626190771

ISBN-13: 9781626190771

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

Show description

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

Best architecture books

Landscape Detailing Volume 3: by Michael Littlewood PDF

Michael Littlewood's panorama Detailing is now good confirmed as a important resource of reference for architects, panorama architects, different pros and scholars designing exterior works. For this 3rd variation it's been break up into 3 volumes to provide a better intensity of assurance than ever sooner than.

Download PDF by Ines Weizman: Architecture and the Paradox of Dissidence (Critiques:

Structure and the ambiguity of Dissidence maps out and expands upon the methodologies of architectural motion and reinvigorates the concept that of dissent in the architectural box. It expands the idea of dissidence to different related practices and techniques of resistance, in a number of ancient and geographical contexts.

Get Local Architecture: Building Place, Craft, and Community PDF

In structure, as in foodstuff, neighborhood is an idea whose time has come. after all, the assumption of an structure that responds to web site; attracts on neighborhood construction traditions, fabrics, and crafts; and strives to create a feeling of neighborhood isn't really fresh. but, how it has developed long ago few years within the palms of a few of the world's such a lot entire architects is certainly defining a brand new circulation.

Richard Brilliant,Dale Kinney's Reuse Value: Spolia and Appropriation in Art and PDF

This publication bargains a number of perspectives on spolia and appropriation in artwork and structure from fourth-century Rome to the overdue 20th century. utilizing case reports from diversified ancient moments and cultures, members try out the boundaries of spolia as a serious class and search to outline its particular personality on the subject of other kinds of creative appropriation.

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

Sample text

Download PDF sample

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


by Paul
4.2

Rated 4.85 of 5 – based on 27 votes