Marilyn E. Weigold is professor of history, University Historian, and assistant chair of the Department of Economics, History and Political Science at Pace University, USA. A specialist in regional and environmental history, she is the author of Long Island Sound: Its People, Places and Environment.
With this book in hand, readers are the beneficiaries of the bay's historian and storyteller. Peconic Bay provides a fascinating look at four hundred years of the social, economic and environmental history of Long Island's world famous East End. Weigold brings to life the region's rich sense of place and shines a light on its unique role in the nation's history.--SirReadaLot.org