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The Original Biography of Abbie Burgess, Lighthouse Heroine

Dorothy Jones

The Original Biography of Abbie Burgess, Lighthouse Heroine

by Dorothy Jones

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Published by Lighthouse Digest .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8521437M
    ISBN 100962988251
    ISBN 109780962988257
    OCLC/WorldCa48552384

    A fictionalized biography of teen-age lighthouse heroine Abbie Burgess who became a legend to sailors for her vigil on Matinicus Rock, an island off the coast of Maine. Lighthouse. Answering the Call - A Daily Devotional for Paramedics and First Responders An 8-Week Devotional Study of the Book of Hebrews. $ - $ Quick view Compare Choose The Original Biography of Abbie Burgess, Lighthouse Heroine $ Quick view.

    Abbie Burgess, Abbie Burgess () About the Edition A fictionalized biography of teen-age lighthouse heroine Abbie Burgess who became a legend to sailors for her vigil on Matinicus Rock, an island off the coast of : When Abbie and her family moved to Matinicus Rock off the Maine coast in , the fourteen-year-old was already an able housekeeper but few suspected that she would add lighthouse-keeping to her already crowded schedule. ABBIE BURGESS: Lighthouse Heroine. By. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe.

    Seventeen-year-old Abbie Burgess lives with her family on a tiny island off the coast of Maine. Her father, the lighthouse keeper, must clean and light the lighthouse lamps every day without fail. Otherwise ships could crash into rocks and sink/5. The Original Biography of Abbie Burgess, Lighthouse Heroine: ISBN () Softcover, Lighthouse Digest, The Spiritual Enlightener.


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Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. A wonderful novel about Abbie Burgess's life at a lighthouse station on a Maine Island in the 's.

it is a fast read and it full of great values. Fantastic book for middle school girls /5. Abbie Burgess Grant (–) was an American lighthouse keeper known for her bravery in tending the Matinicus Rock Light in Maine during a raging winter storm in She did so for nearly a month while her father, the head keeper, was away from the island.

Her heroic actions attracted much attention and she was soon a popular ality: American. Abbie Burgess was only fourteen when she first stepped upon Matinicus Rock, off the coast of Maine. But she was no ordinary girl, as her life there proved. When her father was forced to sail to the mainland for desperately needed supplies, she tended the two light towers alone, as well as her family.

During those harrowing weeks she battled record storms and starvation. The Original Biography of Abbie Burgess, Lighthouse Heroine by Ruth Sexton Sargent (): Ruth Sexton Sargent;Dorothy Holder Jones: Books - ews: 2.

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Vaughn, M. & Farnsworth, B. () Abbie against the storm: The true story of a young heroine and a lighthouse. Hillsboro, OR: Beyond Words Publishing, Inc. Note: other books about Abbie Burgess would also work well with this lesson plan. Strips of white construction paper 9” by 18” folded into thirds.

Grant, Abbie Burgess (), an early female lighthouse keeper in Maine, was born in Rockland, the fourth of nine children born to Samuel and Thankful Burgess.

She lived and went to school in Rockland until she was fourteen years old when she and her family moved to Matinicus Rock, where her father became a lighthouse keeper.

Based on the true story of lighthouse heroine Abbie Burgess, Abbie Against the Storm is an inspiring story of courage complimented by beautiful artwork.

When her family moves to Matinicus Rock Lighthouse in Maine, Abbie quickly becomes an invaluable assistant to her lighthouse keeper father/5. historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher.

Not download Abbie Burgess, Lighthouse Heroine With prompts and exercises, readers will create fiction in short bursts of time. Abbie Burgess, at j kept the light burning in Matinicus Rock Lighthouse for 21 days in during a violent storm.

While the tempest stranded her father on the mainland, she protected her mother and sisters from the violence of the wind and waves. The government built the twin towers of Matinicus Rock Light in [ ].In JanuaryBurgess left in his sailboat to pick up supplies in Rockland, leaving Abbie alone with her mother and younger sisters when a sudden storm surged into Penobscot Bay stranding Abbie and the remaining family at the lighthouse for what would become four weeks before anyone could land on the island safely.