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The Nature of Cape Cod
by Beth Schwarzman, Sandra Hogan McDermott (Illustrator)
Paperback: 340 pages
University Press of New England; ISBN: 1584651075

A field companion to the natural sites of Cape Cod.

Walking the Shores of Cape Cod
by Elliott Carr
Paperback - 170 pages
On Cape Publications; ISBN: 0965328325

In Walking the Shores of Cape Cod, Elliott Carr invites his readers to join him on a literary, a philosophical, and a very physical journey around the perimeter of this peninsula.

America's Landfall; The Historic Lighthouses of Cape Cod, Nantucket & Martha's Vineyard
by Donald W. Davidson, James Ward, III Hyland (Introduction)
Hardcover - 168 pages Second edition (December 1997)
Peninsula Press; ISBN: 1883684099

Fodor's 99 Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket: The Complete Guide to Perfect Seaside Holidays (Fodor's Gold Guides)
by Fodor's (Editor)
Paperback (April 1999)
Fodor's Travel Pubns; ISBN: 0679001662

Experienced and first-time travelers alike rely on Fodor's Gold Guides for rich, reliable coverage the world over. Smart travel tips and important contact info make planning your trip a breeze, and detailed coverage of sights, accommodations, and restaurants give you the info you need to make your experience enriching and hassle-free. If you only have room for one guide, this is the one for you.

Cape Cod Architecture
by Clair Baisly, Clair Baisley
Hardcover - 210 pages (September 1989)
Parnassus Imprints; ISBN: 0940160439

Access Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, & Nantucket (3rd Ed)
Paperback - 208 pages 3rd edition (April 1998)
Access Pr; ISBN: 0062772201

The 28 detailed neighborhood maps in this guide will help you immediately locate the hotels, restaurants and sights of Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket.

The Enduring Shore: A History of Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, and Nantucket
by Paul Schneider
Paperback: 384 pages
Henry Holt & Company, Inc.; ISBN: 0805067345

Billed as the first history of Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket and Elizabeth Islands in 50 years, this animated if loosely organized book blends stories of the region's rich heritage with tales of the author's adventures.

Cape Cod
by William Martin
Mass Market Paperback Reprint edition (July 1992)
Warner Books; ISBN: 0446363170

Heir to one of the Mayflower clans, Geoff Hilyard struggles to preserve his marriage to a woman from a rival Plymoth Rock family and the windswept coast he loves.

The Coast of Summer: Sailing New England Waters from Shelter Island to Cape Cod
Anthony Bailey
Paperback: 357 pages
Sheridan House; ISBN: 1574090747

Bailey gives an engaging account of their 1991 cruise in Lochinvar , a 27-foot fiberglass boat. He sets out on a shakedown voyage from his home port of Stonington, Conn., to some old haunts in Long Island Sound. In August, he and Margot head northeast to Block Island, the Elizabeth Islands, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket and Cape Cod, stopping at boatyards, towns, coves and beaches. Readers familiar with the area--its shorelines and waters--will savor every word.

Cape Light: Color Photographs by Joel Meyerowitz
by Joel Meyerowitz
Paperback: 112 pages
Bulfinch; ISBN: 0821227955

Joel Meyerowitz is a photographer best known for his large format color work published in Cape Light and several other books. He lives in New York City and Provincetown, Massachusetts.

Short Bike Rides on Cape Cod, Nantucket & the Vineyard, 7th (Short Bike Rides Series)
by Jane Griffith (
Paperback: 158 pages
Globe Pequot; ISBN: 0762704365

This fully revised and updated seventh edition includes: icons indicating which type of rider each route is best suited for; charts describing the rides; locations of bathrooms, picnic and food stops along each route; and special appendices giving overviews of all rides and lists of bike shops and rental centers.

Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket: An Explorer's Guide, Sixth Edition
by Kim Grant
Paperback: 512 pages
Countryman Press; ISBN: 088150632X

Travel writer and photographer Kim Grant provides discriminating recommendations of hundreds of things to see and do and places in which to eat and stay on Cape Cod and the Islands.

Saltbox and Cape Cod Houses
by Stanley Schuler
Hardcover: 160 pages
Schiffer Publishing; ISBN: 0764309986

Stanley Schuler has brought together the architectural history of the Cape Cod House with many floor-plans and photographs to be studied and enjoyed by all who live in, restore, or want to build their own Cape Cod House. Examples range from the tiny single style to double, triple, modified and "modern" interpretations--all of which were practical at the time they were built.

Cape Cod and the National Seashore: A Photographic Essay by Charles Fields
by Charles Fields
Hardcover: 512 pages
Countryman Press; ISBN: 088150632X

Travel writer and photographer Kim Grant provides discriminating recommendations of hundreds of things to see and do and places in which to eat and stay on Cape Cod and the Islands.

The Outermost House: A Year of Life On The Great Beach of Cape Cod
by Henry Beston
Paperback: 256 pages
Owl Books; ISBN: 080507368X

Provincetown and the National Seashore
by Charles Fields
Hardcover: 144 pages
Fields Pub; ISBN: 0971545804

Special Places on Cape Cod and the Islands
by Robert Finch
Paperback: 224 pages
Commonwealth Editions; ISBN: 1889833517

The essays collected in Special Places were written in 19982002 to focus attention on the Cape Cod Land Bank Act, which authorized Cape towns to use a small portion of their property taxes to acquire open space and conserve it. While it is intended for those who make a home on the Cape, in season or year-round, Special Places will be treasured by all those who value the wildness that was and is New England, and by those who appreciate a master stylist.

Cape Cod : Gardens and Houses
by Catherine Fallin
Hardcover: 288 pages
Simon & Schuster; ISBN: 0671868594

A revealing tour of the lush gardens and enchanting homes of New England's Cape Cod, in more than 400 lavish color photographs and inviting text.

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