Books about Block Island

 

Herbert S. Whitman - Exploring Old Block Island

Rhode Island offers much diversity in a small space, from the fine museums and restaurants of Providence and the sophisticated shops and mansions of Newport, to the quiet pastures and woods of South County and the tranquil beauty of Block Island. In this completely revised and expanded third edition, travelers to Rhode Island will find authoritative recommendations on dining, lodging, and attractions. Detailed maps, an alphabetical guide to "What's Where" in Rhode Island, and an expanded index help you find your way around the state.

Amazon.com's price: $9.30. Availability: This title usually ships within 4-6 weeks. Devin-Adair, 1980.


Harlon Hamilton - Lights & Legends : A Historical Guide to Lighthouses of Long Island Sound, Fishers Island Sound and Block Island Sound

An excellent book with detailed histories; includes chapters on each of Block Island's lighthouses.

Amazon.com's price: $17.95. Availability: This title usually ships within 2-3 days.Wescott Cove Publishing, 1987.


Phyllis Meras, Tom Gannon - Rhode Island : An Explorer's Guide -- Includes Newport and Block Island

Rhode Island offers much diversity in a small space, from the fine museums and restaurants of Providence and the sophisticated shops and mansions of Newport, to the quiet pastures and woods of South County and the tranquil beauty of Block Island. In this completely revised and expanded third edition, travelers to Rhode Island will find authoritative recommendations on dining, lodging, and attractions. Detailed maps, an alphabetical guide to "What's Where" in Rhode Island, and an expanded index help you find your way around the state.

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Lynda Morris Childress, Patrick Childress (Contributor), Tina Martin, Tink Martin (Contributor) - A Cruising Guide to Narragansett Bay and the South Coast of Massachusetts: Including Buzzard's Bay, Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard, and Block Island

Between Long Island Sound and the elbow of Cape Cod lies a richly varied cruising ground. Here is the definitive cruising guide to these waters, the newest addition to international Marine's acclaimed series. Its coverage extends to the headwaters of Narragansett Bay and miles offshore to the solitude of Block Island and Nantucket. It includes essential information on weather, currents, and pilotage. The unique harbor rating system shows at a glance what each anchorage offers in facilities, protection, and beauty or interest. Maps and photos help negotiate tricky channels or find that hidden marina. Also included are hiking trails, picnic spots, fishing, history, wildlife.

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Availability: Usually ships within 24 hours. Intl. Marine Pub., 1995.


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