Florida History from the Highways

Florida History from the Highways

by Douglas Waitley
     
 
Discover Florida, with its unique geography and exciting history—from ancient gold to modern real estate speculation—by journeying along its highways. Beginning with a chronology and succinct account of Florida's spectacular development, then an account of the rise of the major cities, Florida History from the Highways takes you throughout the state,

Overview

Discover Florida, with its unique geography and exciting history—from ancient gold to modern real estate speculation—by journeying along its highways. Beginning with a chronology and succinct account of Florida's spectacular development, then an account of the rise of the major cities, Florida History from the Highways takes you throughout the state, pointing out the fascinating events that occurred at locations along the way. you'll travel through changing times and landscapes and emerge filled with new appreciation for what has made Florida the colorful place it is today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781561643158
Publisher:
Pineapple Press, Inc.
Publication date:
03/28/2005
Pages:
370
Sales rank:
775,724
Product dimensions:
4.80(w) x 9.02(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Douglas Waitley is the author of nineteen books on Americana, ranging in subject matter from regional histories to accounts of the era of steam locomotives. He wrote two volumes of Easygoing Guide to Natural Florida and three volumes of Best Backroads of Florida, also published by Pineapple Press.

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