Local author Martha W. McCartney donates a copy of her book "Eppington on the Appomattox" to the Williamsburg Regional Library. Accepting the donation is Library Development Officer Benjamin Goldberg. The book describes native peoples and the colonization of Jamestown Island and the Appomattox River Basin, drawing on information from court records, archives, and overseas repositories. Martha McCartney also is the author of highly regarded books on America's first colony, Jamestown, as well as other Virginia books. She specializes in 17th-century Virginia history and ethnohistory and is the recipient of the prestigious Daughters of the American Revolution's National History Award. This title will be added to the Local Authors Project. For more information please call 757.259.4042.
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