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Keepers of the Lights : The saga of Our Lighthouses, Lightships, and the Men Who Guide Those Who Sail the Seas. inscribed, no dj.

By: ADAMSON, Hans Christian

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Greenberg, New York, 1955,:

Seller ID: 27074


ADAMSON, Hans Christian. Keepers of the Lights. [dj adds: The saga of Our Lighthouses, Lightships, and the Men Who Guide Those Who Sail the Seas]. NewYork : Greenberg, Publisher, (1955). First Edition. Pp xviii,(2),[3]-430 + 16 pages of plates. 8vo, grey cloth. United States Coast Guard Annotated B ibliography (1982) p.5. A history and survey of aids to navigation in the United States: from Old Boston Light to the development of Loran; from Alaska to Texas. "[...] fills a long-standing and conspicuous vacancy in the saga of Uncle Sam against the sea. It blends the fascinating account of th... View more info

Tragedy at Honda. 1st US in dj.

By: LOCKWOOD, Charles A. and Hans Christian ADAMSON ADAMSON, Hans Christian NIMITZ, Chester W., Fleet Admiral, foreword

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Chilton Company, Philadelphia, 1960,:

Seller ID: 87154


LOCKWOOD, Charles A. and Hans Christian ADAMSON. Tragedy at Honda. With a foreword by Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz. Philadelphia, PA: Chilton Company, (1960). First Printing. Pp. (8),ix-xv,(3),1-243,(3), + 16 p. of plates.Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, purplish-grey cloth with black lettering to spine. "The story of the nine U.S. destroyers which followed their leader thru blinding fog onto the rockbound California Coast -- and of the heroism of their crews." - from the dj. Light spine and edge-browning, else verygood in edgeworn, unclipped dust jacket. 22.00 View more info