Speaking Ill of the Dead: Jerks in New York History by Kara Hughes. Here’s a lost treasure. We’ve had this on the shelf and neither Susan nor I had ever seen it–how is that possible?! Anyway, it looks very entertaining–murderers, criminals & politicians (is there a difference in New York?), and assorted […]
The Troy Book Makers is reprinting a few local history books. This one is just in time for St. Patrick’s Day but it good for any time of the year. It’s a small book with brief biographies of Irish-Americans of Troy, NY in the 19th century.