All islands in this most intriguing area of the Caribbean are featured with descriptive text and large-size color maps– Puerto Rico, United States and British Virgin Islands, Anguilla, St. Martin/Sint Maarten, St. Barts, Saba, St. Eustatius, Nevis, Barbuda, Antigua, Montserrat, Guadaloupe, Dominica, Martinique, St. Lucia, Barbados, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Grenada, Trinidad, and Tobago. Resort locations, roads, airports and inter-island ferry routes are shown as well as points-of-interest and important geographical features. The text examines history, food, politics, religion and the arts in a clear and concise manner. The guide is colorfully illustrated throughout with drawings of pirate ships, historical personages, and color photos of island attractions. The accordian-pleated color maps can be studied in small segments or they can be stretched out to reveal whole island groups such as the United States and British Virgin Islands.