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Fenwick Island, Delaware: A Brief History Mary Pat Kyle

Fenwick Island, Delaware: A Brief History

Mary Pat Kyle

Published July 1st 2008
ISBN : 9781596295056
Paperback
128 pages
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 About the Book 

Though not truly an island, Fenwick fits the stereotype, with its history of swashbuckling pirates anchored offshore, fierce storms pounding the coastline and treasures rumored to be buried beneath its sands. Respected journalist Mary Pat KyleMoreThough not truly an island, Fenwick fits the stereotype, with its history of swashbuckling pirates anchored offshore, fierce storms pounding the coastline and treasures rumored to be buried beneath its sands. Respected journalist Mary Pat Kyle introduces readers to the legendary sea banditCaptain Kidd, the elusive beach-dwelling widow Zippy Lewis and other storied characters that have populated this quiet beach community and shaped its history throughout the centuries. Incorporating recollections from local iconsPaul and Dorothy Pepper and clips from Kyles extensive storm coverage for the Delmarva News and The Whale, this history of Fenwick Island captures the essence of life in one of Delawares quiet beach resorts.