Book List

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A Harbor Worth Defending : A Military History of Point Loma, Barry Alan Joyce, (Cabrillo Historical Association [now Cabrillo National Monument Foundation], 1995).

A Quick Field Guide to Tidepools of the Pacific Coast, Michael Rigsby, (Western National Parks Association, 2008).

Between Pacific Tides, 5th ed., Edward F. Ricketts and Jack Calvin, revised by Joel W. Hedgpeth, (Stanford University Press, 1985).

Birds of Southern California, Kimball L. Garrett, Jon L. Dunn and Brian E. Small, (R.W. Morse Company, 2012).

Cabrillo National Monument, Joseph E. Brown, (Cabrillo Historical Association [now Cabrillo National Monument Foundation], 1981).

Certainly More Than You Want to Know About the Fishes of the Pacific Coast, Milton S. Love, (, 2011)

Encyclopedia of Tidepools & Rocky Shores, Regents of the University of California, edited by Mark W. Denny and Steven D. Gaines, (University of California Press, 2007).

Guide to Marine Invertebrates: Alaska to Baja California, 2nd ed. (revised), Daniel W. Gotshall, (Sea Challengers, 1994).

How We Know What We Know About Our Changing Climate, Lynne Cherry and Gary Braasch, (Dawn Publications, 2008).

Life Between The Tides, Jeffrey L. Brandon and Frank J. Rokop, (American Southwest Publishing Company of San Diego, 1985).

Lighthouses of San Diego, Kim Fahlen and Karen Scanlon, (Arcadia Publishing, 2008).

Pocket Guide to Beach Birds of California, Liska Arata and Melissa Pitkin, (PRBO Conservation Science, 2009).

San Diego County Native Plants, 2nd ed., James Lightner, (San Diego Flora, 2006).

Seashore of Southern California, Ian Sheldon, (Lone Pine Publishing International Inc., 2007).

The Illustrated Fort Rosecrans, 1st ed., Kenneth Glaze, (Sharp Focus Books, 2015).

The Old Point Loma Lighthouse, 3rd ed., F. Ross Holland, (Cabrillo National Monument Foundation, 2007).

The Rise and Fall of San Diego, Patrick L. Abbott, (Sunbelt Publications, 1999).

Understanding the Life of Point Loma, Cabrillo National Monument Foundation, (CNMF, 2004).

Last revised 17-Feb-16