Travel & Field Guides

From Zagat's to Fodor's to the locals, everyone wants you to have a good time on Nantucket.









by Paula Lundy Levy

A 200-year history chronicling whaling captains, mariners lost at sea, merchants, writers, artists, educators, Civil War veterans, and more.

Years of research have gone into this beautiful coffee-table sized book with full-color illustrations documenting the storied residents of Prospect Hill Cemetery on Nantucket.


Fishing Nantucket: A Guide for Island Anglers Cover Image
ISBN: 9781475204421
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Published: Createspace - June 26th, 2012

"Reinemo's Fishing Nantucket is the definitive journal on fishing the Island. He covers every aspect of the sport from where, when, how, with what - species by species and month by month. The priceless information is dead on and extends far beyond the shores of Nantucket and even New England.

Walking Nantucket: A Walker's Guite to Exploring Nantucket on Foot Cover Image
ISBN: 9780972045711
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Published: Faraway Publishing Group - June 1st, 2003

A much-needed, beautifully illustrated and researched guide to exploring the island's open spaces with a brilliant tour guide in hand.

"Not only does Peter identify many great walks on the island, he also provides interesting historical and ecological information that will make your walks much more rewarding." -Eric Savetsky, Executive Director of the Nantucket Islands Land Bank

Walking the Cape and Islands: A Comprehensive Guide to the Walking and Hiking Trails of Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, and Nantucket Cover Image
ISBN: 9780897326032
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Published: Menasha Ridge Press - May 10th, 2006

The Cape and IslandsCape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, and Nantucketprovide some of the best walking and hiking in coastal New England. There is a great variety of terrain and scenery, from the crashing Atlantic Ocean to pristine kettle ponds, from densely wooded tracts to open expanses of salt marsh, and from sandy shorelines to wildflower-carpeted grasslands.

The Outer Lands: A Natural History Guide to Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Block Island, and Long Island Cover Image
By Dorothy Sterling, Winifred Lubell (Illustrator), Robert Finch (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9780393064414
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 1st, 1992

This is all part of Dorothy Sterling's fascinating description of The Outer Lands, and the plants and animals that inhabit this peninsula and chain of islands along our New England coast.

Fodor's Cape Cod, Nantucket & Martha's Vineyard 2008 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781400018987
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Published: Fodor's - February 5th, 2008

Fodor's. For Choice Travel Experiences.

Fodor's in Focus Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket Cover Image
By Amy Wang (Editor), Sandy MacDonald (Contribution by), Andrew Collins (Contribution by)
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ISBN: 9781400019052
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Published: Fodor's Travel Publications - April 1st, 2008

Fodor's. For Choice Travel Experiences.

Frommer's Cape Cod, Nantucket & Martha's Vineyard 2009 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780470385159
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Published: Frommers - February 1st, 2009

America's #1 bestselling travel series

Written by more than 175 outspoken travelers around the globe, Frommer's Complete Guides help travelers experience places the way locals do.

- More annually updated guides than any other series

- 16-page color section and foldout map in all annual guides

- Outspoken opinions, exact prices, and suggested itineraries

Birding Cape Cod Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780975850220
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Published: On Cape Publications - January 1st, 2006

A field guide to one of the world's premier birding locations, this volume makes it easy to take this sublime pastime to the next level. With a breakdown of the Cape into regions, towns, and favorite birding areas, the guide includes a section on pelagic birding, detailed maps that indicate items of interest, birding hot spots, and even parking locations.