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Images of America: Guarding New Jersey's Shore

By: David Veasey

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000412

ISBN: 0738504173

Condition: Fine

1st printed in 2000 as stated in book. Fine/ As new condition Back corner of board has creasing **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** About the book: From the seventeenth to the twentieth century, New Jerseys low-lying, sandy coast has been the site of thousands of shipwrecks as ships bound for New York City or Philadelphia foundered on its offshore shoals. As coastal and international trade dramatically increased after the War of 1812, the federal government was forced to increase safety aids to mariners. To ensure their safe passage, a series of lighthouses was built ... View more info