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Florida History from the Highways

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, 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.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Pineapple Press
  • Publish Date: Mar 1st, 2005
  • Pages: 370
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 1.00in - 1.20lb
  • EAN: 9781561643158
  • Categories: United States - State & Local - South (AL,AR,FL,GA,KY,LA,MS,

About the Author

Waitley, Douglas: - 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.