Nantucket Lights: An Illustrated History of the Island's Legendary Beacons
by Karen T. Butler
This beautifully illustrated book recounts the fascinating history of Nantucket’s legendary lightships, its three lighthouses and the people who worked to keep their lights shining brightly, guiding ships through Nantucket’s treacherous waters and shoals.
1997, $19.95 hardcover (151 pp. / 148 illus.)