For visitors to Cape Cod and the Islands and their quaint harbours, this is an essential reference book. Filled with spectacular photography and wide-angle views, it takes you to the waterways and ports that have made Cape Cod so important in maritime history. Ranging from Buzzards Bay and Sandwich to the tip of Provincetown, 56 picturesque harbours in 19 towns and villages are portrayed, with glimpses of their activity and surroundings. A helpful geological history is included, as are informative captions. Each town is highlighted with its harbours and unique characteristics, including charts, aerial images, and views that show various perspectives. Use this book to find hidden waterway treasures. The beauty and history of Cape Cod and the Islands is evident on every colourful page, and this book will be cherished by boaters, the photographers, and all with an interest in this scenic area of Massachusetts.
Arthur P. Richmond has been a photographer for more than fifty years. He is the author of fourteen books, and his images are also found in calendars and postcards, as well as on display at several galleries in Massachusetts.