Florida's Past: People and Events that Shaped the State

Florida's Past: People and Events that Shaped the State

by Gene Burnett
     
 

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— Full of essays dealing with Florida's history in Gene Burnett's easygoing style
— Careful research and eclectic choice of topics make history good reading that educates and entertains
— Each volume divides Florida's people and events into Achievers and Pioneers, Villains and Characters, Heroes and Heroines, War and Peace, and Calamities and

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— Full of essays dealing with Florida's history in Gene Burnett's easygoing style
— Careful research and eclectic choice of topics make history good reading that educates and entertains
— Each volume divides Florida's people and events into Achievers and Pioneers, Villains and Characters, Heroes and Heroines, War and Peace, and Calamities and Social Turbulence
— Many essays were originally published in Florida Trend — a bit of Florida history in each issue for over 15 years — a tribute to Burnett's appeal
— A course in Florida history and a good read too

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"Skillful writing, thorough research, and a keen sense of what is of historical consequence."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781561641154
Publisher:
Pineapple Press, Inc.
Publication date:
06/28/1996
Series:
Florida's Past Series, #1
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
435,008
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.84(d)

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