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Florida’s Past, Vol 2
People and Events That Shaped the State

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Full of essays dealing with Florida's history in Gene Burnetts 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 Burnetts appeal. A course in Florida history and a good read, too.

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  • Pages: 272

  • Dimensions: 6x9

  • Format:  Paperback
    ISBN: 9781561641390

    13.95
  • Format:  eBook
    ISBN: 9781561647590

    7.99
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“Skillful writing, thorough research, and a keen sense of what is of historical consequence.”

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Full of essays dealing with Florida’s history in Gene Burnetts 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 Burnetts appeal. A course in Florida history and a good read, too.

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