Looking to do a little light, summer reading? Why not dig into the history of Babylon Village? Here are few books to get you started.
There are a lot of great photos and postcards as well as interesting history about parts of the Village that you may drive by every day.
This is a great book for anyone interested in the history of Babylon
This book is full of postcards, photos and information about our little village. A lot of the information is pulled directly from the South Side Signal, Babylon’s first newspaper.
From this premise Professor Verga, who teaches Long Island history at Suffolk County Community, weaves a compelling tale of local heroes who battled one of the most influential men in New York State history to save Fire Island.
While some of these homes are still around, many more have fallen to the builder’s wrecking ball, replaced with McMansions or other modern buildings.