Lost Legends of the Lakes: An Illustrated History by Robert McGreevyLost Legends of the Lakes: An Illustrated History by Robert McGreevy

Lost Legends of the Lakes: An Illustrated History

byRobert McGreevy

Paperback | June 1, 2011

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A unique study of the maritime heritage of the Great Lakes from an artist's viewpoint featuring over fifty paintings and drawings of Great Lakes ships by marine artist and historian Robert McGreevy who has devoted a lifetime to painting and researching ships of the Great Lakes.

The book features illustrated ships from all periods of our maritime history including the ships that sank, often showing what the wreck looks like today and the circumstances surrounding its loss. Lost Legends of the Lakes is a carefully researched, illustrated, and written chronicle of our freshwater history.
Born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Robert McGreevy is a Great Lakes historian and marine artist whose family history is steeped in the shipbuilding industry. McGreevy's grandfather and father worked for Harland & Wolff, Belfast's biggest shipbuilder; additionally, in 1912, his grandfather worked on the building of the Titanic. During h...
Title:Lost Legends of the Lakes: An Illustrated HistoryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 8.9 × 10.9 × 0.5 inPublished:June 1, 2011Publisher:Thunder Bay Press MichiganLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1933272481

ISBN - 13:9781933272481

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