B is for Beacon: A Great Lakes Lighthouse Alphabet by Helen L. Wilbur,Renée Graef

By Helen L. Wilbur,Renée Graef

the good Lakes, with the rivers, canals, and channels that attach them, shape one of many busiest waterways on the planet. Lighthouses have been had to safe the protection of ships over those freshwater seas. yet over the masses of years because the first lighthouse was once proven at the nice Lakes in 1781, those buildings have come to symbolize whatever past their preliminary navigational functionality. frequently located on distant and lovely shores, lighthouses carry a different fascination for individuals, serving as symbols of braveness, perseverance, protection, and luxury. B is for Beacon: a good Lakes Lighthouse Alphabet makes use of poetry and expository textual content during this alphabetical exploration of the heritage of lighthouses at the nice Lakes, detailing recognized constructions, neighborhood lore, in addition to remarkable moments in nice Lakes history.

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