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Product Description: Before radar, depth finders and satellite-guided navigation, before the seafloor was charted with scientific precision, mariners had to rely on lighthouses to approach a coastline safely. South Carolina's history with lighthouses goes back nearly two and a half centuries...read more

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9781626190771 | History Pr, February 25, 2014, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Before radar, depth finders and satellite-guided navigation, before the seafloor was charted with scientific precision, mariners had to rely on lighthouses to approach a coastline safely.

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Product Description: 'John Hairr's new book is a thrilling, atmospheric trek into the mysterious realms where the strange and diabolical creatures of the Tar Heel State lurk. From supernatural lake monsters to giant snakes, Bigfoot to big cats, and wild men to strange, flying things, Hairr covers them all ...read more

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9780811712040 | Stackpole Books, August 1, 2013, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: 'John Hairr's new book is a thrilling, atmospheric trek into the mysterious realms where the strange and diabolical creatures of the Tar Heel State lurk.

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Prior to the California Gold Rush of 1849, North Carolina led the nation in production of this precious metal and was the largest gold-producing state in the South well into the twentieth century. Original.

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9780738517360 | Arcadia Pub, November 1, 2004, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Prior to the California Gold Rush of 1849, North Carolina led the nation in production of this precious metal and was the largest gold-producing state in the South well into the twentieth century.

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Product Description: Since the earliest days of European exploration, mariners have heard tales and relayed their own stories of North Carolina's perilous shoreline. With bold capes jutting into the ocean, sandy shoals extending miles offshore, fickle weather, and treacherous currents, it is no wonder that the coastline of the Old North State came to be known as the "The Graveyard of the Atlantic...read more

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9780738515205 | Arcadia Pub, June 30, 2004, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Since the earliest days of European exploration, mariners have heard tales and relayed their own stories of North Carolina's perilous shoreline.

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9780850529579 | Gardners Books, February 11, 2003, cover price $20.00

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Product Description: Marked by the diversity of its land and the resilience of its people, Harnett County boasts a rich history characterized by military battles and local politics, notable figures and prominent industries, and the commitment of its people to improve their communities for future generations...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780738523798 | Arcadia Pub, July 1, 2002, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Marked by the diversity of its land and the resilience of its people, Harnett County boasts a rich history characterized by military battles and local politics, notable figures and prominent industries, and the commitment of its people to improve their communities for future generations.

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9781888879742 | Averasboro Pr, January 1, 2001, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: In this book, award winning writer and historian John Hairr traces the life of the famous Loyalist partisan from his birth in Virginia and childhood in Johnston County, North Carolina, to his death in Digby, Nova Scotia. Fanning's exploits during the Revolutionary War in the Carolinas are thoroughly chronicled...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781888879667 | Averasboro Pr, June 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In this book, award winning writer and historian John Hairr traces the life of the famous Loyalist partisan from his birth in Virginia and childhood in Johnston County, North Carolina, to his death in Digby, Nova Scotia.

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Product Description: Sporting the second-longest coastline in the United States, Florida has over 8,000 miles of sparkling beaches and waterfront property. This valuablelandscape and the region’s position between the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico made Florida key in the early expansion of American trade routes, but the state’s several capes and dangerous reefs, rocks, and shoals made travel quite perilous to unwary mariners...read more

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9780738503264 | Arcadia Pub, December 1, 1999, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Sporting the second-longest coastline in the United States, Florida has over 8,000 miles of sparkling beaches and waterfront property.

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Product Description: A destination for many tourists eager for sun, sand, and a simpler way of life, and a far distant cry from the glitter and neon of more traditional, commercial oriented beaches, the Outer Banks of North Carolina is a natural wonder sheltering and buffering Eastern North Carolina from the volatile temperament of the Atlantic Ocean...read more

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9780738501697 | Arcadia Pub, September 1, 1999, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: A destination for many tourists eager for sun, sand, and a simpler way of life, and a far distant cry from the glitter and neon of more traditional, commercial oriented beaches, the Outer Banks of North Carolina is a natural wonder sheltering and buffering Eastern North Carolina from the volatile temperament of the Atlantic Ocean.

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Product Description: With this unprecedented pictorial history, author John Hairr chronicles the story of Harnett County, beginning with the earliest days of settlement and taking readers into the mid-twentieth century. Maps and charts show the growth of the county and various industries, while photographs illustrate various communities, people, and events that changed the region...read more

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9780738590127 | Arcadia Pub, August 1, 1998, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: With this unprecedented pictorial history, author John Hairr chronicles the story of Harnett County, beginning with the earliest days of settlement and taking readers into the mid-twentieth century.

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