New Jersey

If you’re from New Jersey or have spent much time there, then you may already know a thing or two about the Garden State. For instance, you might be aware that it’s the U.S. state with the highest population density, with an average of 1,030 people inhabiting each square mile of land. You might know that inventor John Holland saw took his first submarine ride on the Passaic River. You might even know that New Jersey is home to the largest seaport in the United States.

However, unless you’re already in the habit of reading local interest literature about New Jersey, there’s so much more to learn. Standard history books and trivia lists can only tell you so much!

A Fascinating New Look at New Jersey

Whether you’re a proud New Jersey native who loves reading up on their home state or simply a bookworm forever in search of new things to learn, local interest literature has what you’ve been looking for.

Find out what it would have been like to visit New Jersey’s famous Six Flags Adventure through the ages with a selection of stunning vintage postcards. Explore the origin stories of iconic institutions like Saint Peter’s College and Naval Air Station Wildwood. Dig deeper into New Jersey’s fascinating identity as an amusement park mecca, learn about New Jersey’s most memorable events, and much more.

Arcadia Publishing Is Your Source for Quality History Books

Arcadia Publishing is one of the nation’s largest, most respected publishers of highly focused local interest books on a variety of places.

Get to know your hometown better, explore new facets of your favorite historic events, and much more. At Arcadia, even the most insatiable thirst for knowledge can be satisfied!

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