Flagler Beach, a small, friendly place, is four miles east of I-95 – or if you are on A1A, it is the traditional wide place in the road. The town pier juts more than eight hundred feet into the Atlantic, and fishing poles can be rented here.
— Florida History from the Highways 9781561643158
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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. Purchase your copy today »