About the Book
Color and Black&White images of the sea, sand, and stratified shale and sandstone rocks of the Western Beach at Prouts Neck, Maine, that inspired Winslow Homer with its rugged beauty.
Mildred Alpern grew up in Dorchester, Massachusetts, attended Girls' Latin School, and then Boston University where she graduated summa cum laude with a degree in government. She received a Masters Degree from Columbia University Teachers College in history and the social sciences. A former history teacher and writer of educational guides and articles, she now defines herself as a photographer.