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Book Review: “Saving Fire Island From Robert Moses”

by Rita Plush |

By Rita Plush “Saving Fire Island from Robert Moses: The Fight for a National Seashore”By Christopher VergaArcadia Publishing and The History Press $21.99 It may take a village to raise a child, but it took 17 Fire Island communities to take down Robert Moses. It was no small task to tackle the power broker who ruled the roadways with a … Full Story

Review: “Shipwreck of Hopes”

by Rita Plush |

By Rita Plush “Shipwreck of Hopes” By Angela Reich Historical Fiction Amazon $17.99 Author, educator, and researcher Angela Reich combines her love of history and the sea to bring readers the imagined Hannah Oaks of Fire Island, and Margaret Fuller, prominent 19th century writer, into a work of historical fiction. Setting her story against the isolated beaches of Fire Island, … Full Story