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ISBN: 978-1-885435-93-4
Year: 2008
Pages: 144
Trim Size: 8 1/2 x 11
Cover Type: Hardcover


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Flying Above Chesapeake Bay

Jake McGuire Photographer
Anna Katalkina Writer

Photographer, Jake McGuire, provides an exciting aerial tour of Chesapeake Bay’s glorious coastline of beaches, creeks and tributaries that are rich with history, marine activity, and wildlife. Images of Virginia’s Hampton Roads capture U.S. Naval Station Norfolk, a spectacular tall ships events, and historical Yorktown. The bay’s western shores are dotted by lighthouses, residential communities, secluded beaches and numerous marinas that reflect the outstanding boating and sailing from Hampton, Virginia north to the time-honored ports of Annapolis, Baltimore, and  Havre de Grace, Maryland. Aerial views provide a stunning perspective of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, the illustrious Chesapeake Bay Bridge, and the notable variety of bridge architecture on the bay. The renowned crabbing, fishing, and resorts of the bay’s western shores draw visitors to Rock Hall, Kent Island, and St. Michaels, while marshlands attract wildlife lovers the world over. Residents and visitors alike will appreciate this pictorial essay of one of America’s most valued national treasures.

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