Chesapeake Country

The second edition of Chesapeake Country celebrates the nation’s largest estuary and its environs with stunning images by photographer Lucian Niemeyer and insightful text by journalist Eugene L. Meyer. Brilliantly capturing the Chesapeake’s unique history and scenic towns, architecture, waterman culture, natural beauty and ecology, this volume is sure to inspire both long-time residents and visitors to the region. Abbeville Press, New York, New York, 2015; $49.95.