The story of Florida is woven together in twenty-five chapters written by twenty-three leading historians who are experts in that particular time period of history. Learn of the people and events that shaped Florida’s fascinating history and how that influence resonates today. The book is arranged chronologically from the first inhabitants to modern Florida and includes a detailed bibliography and index. What sets this book apart from other Florida histories is that it includes the most recent research and delves into the culture of the Floridians of each time period.
This book from the Viva Florida selection was donated by the Duncan Lamont Clinch Historical Society to the Nassau County Public Library System. Viva Florida books were selected for their contribution to Florida’s history and culture.
--Janet Loveless, Fernandina Beach Branch Library
Find The History of Florida in the Nassau County Public Library System catalog.