Florida Governors: Lasting Legacies (Images of America Series)

Florida Governors: Lasting Legacies (Images of America Series)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467113694
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 02/02/2015
Series: Images of America Series
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 835,216
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Author Robert Buccellato is a noted historian of the Florida governorship and is the authorized biographer of Gov. Wayne Mixson. He lives in Crawfordville with his wife, Stephanie.

Table of Contents

Foreword 6

Acknowledgments 7

Introduction 8

1 Presidential Patronage 9

2 Statehood 17

3 Secession, Civil War, Reconstruction 21

4 One-Party Rule 33

5 Land Boom and Bust 47

6 War and Postwar Years 59

7 NASA and Disney 79

8 Golden Age 93

9 National Stage 109

Index 126

About the Organization 127

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