Frederick Stonehouse


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Frederick Stonehouse has authored over thirty books on maritime history, many of them focusing on the Great Lakes and contributed to several others. The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald and Great Lakes Lighthouse Tales are regional best sellers. Wreck Ashore, the U.S. Life-Saving Service on the Great Lakes, won a national publishing award and is the predominant work on the subject. Another book, Haunted Lakes, Great Lakes Maritime Ghost Stories, Superstitions and Sea Serpents, has opened an entirely new genre in Great Lakes study. His book, Final Voyage, is the first Great Lakes shipwreck book for children.

He has been a consultant for both the U.S. National Park Service and Parks Canada and has been an "on-air" expert for National Geographic
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Average rating: 3.73 · 523 ratings · 85 reviews · 29 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Wreck of the Edmund Fit...

3.80 avg rating — 169 ratings — published 1977 — 5 editions
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Haunted Lakes

3.71 avg rating — 78 ratings — published 1997
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Haunted Lakes: Vol. II

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 37 ratings — published 2000
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Great Lakes Crime: Murder, ...

3.61 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 2006
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Women and the Lakes: Untold...

3.52 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 2001
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Went Missing

3.71 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 1984
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Haunted Lake Michigan

3.57 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 2006
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Lake Superior's Shipwreck C...

3.87 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1985
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Steel on the Bottom: Great ...

3.82 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2006
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Wreck Ashore: The United St...

4.33 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1994 — 2 editions
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“Know where safe harbors are and what course to steer. The best trip is always a safe trip.”
Frederick Stonehouse

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