Mary Louise Clifford

Published books

Current Project: Drummer Boy of Company C
Published Books
Adult Fiction: Not Mentioned in the Daily Program
Young Adult Fiction: When the Great Canoes Came; Lonesome Road; The Shalamar Code; The Youngest Navigator
Young Adult Nonfiction: Lighthouses Short & Tall; Mind the Light, Katie
Adult Nonfiction: Women Who Kept the Lights; Maine Lighthouses; Twentieth Century Lights; From Slavery to Freetown; Anna Maria in Sierra Leone 1792-93
The Airways Division of U.S. Lighthouse Service
Essay: Hair of a Hajji
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Book-length publications


Drummer Boy of Company C: Coming of Age in the Civil War (Cypress Communications, 2013)

Co-author, Lighthouses Short & Tall (Cypress Communications, 2008)

Co-author, Mind the Light, Katie (Cypress Communications, 2005)

Co-author, Maine Lights: Documentation of Their Past (Cypress Communications, 2004)

Co-author, Nineteenth Century Lights: Historic Images of American Lighthouses (Cypress Communications, 2000)

From Slavery to Freetown: Black Loyalists after the American Revolution (McFarland, 1999)

Co-author, Women Who Kept the Lights: An Illustrated History of Female Lighthouse Keepers (Cypress Communications, 1994; second edition, 2001)

The Land and People of Afghanistan (J. B.Lippincott, 1962, revised edition, 1973; completely new edition, HarperCollins, 1989)

The Land and People of the Arabian Peninsula (Lippincott, 1977)

The Land and People of Sierra Leone (J. B. Lippincott, 1974)

The Land and People of Liberia (J. B. Lippincott, 1971)

The Land and People of Malaysia (J. B. Lippincott, 1968)

The Noble and Noble African Studies Program (Noble and Noble, 1971)


Bisha of Burundi
(Thomas Y. Crowell, 1973)

Salah of Sierra Leone (Thomas Y.Crowell, 1975)

When the Great Canoes Came (Pelican Publishing Company, 1993)

Lonesome Road (PublishAmerica, 2005)

The Shalamar Code
(Llewellyn Worldwide, 2006)


Not Mentioned in the Daily Program (Smashwords, 2011)

The Youngest Navigator (Smashwords, 2011)

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