The Swamp

Author: Michael Grunwald
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743251075
Size: 79.80 MB
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A history of the Everglades traces its emergence from the sea after the last ice age to its modern role as the world's largest ecosystem restoration project, an account marked by such events as Napoleon Bonaparte Borward's 1904 ...

The New New Deal

Author: Michael Grunwald
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451642334
Size: 34.22 MB
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Reveals lesser-known aspects of the stimulus bill while explaining how the Obama administration's progressive steps have prevented an imminent depression while supporting clean energy, health care, education reform, and other positive ...

Last Train To Paradise

Author: Les Standiford
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9781400051182
Size: 62.66 MB
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Last Train to Paradise celebrates this crowning achievement of Gilded Age ambition, a sweeping tale of the powerful forces of human ingenuity colliding with the even greater forces of nature’s wrath. From the Hardcover edition.

Finding Florida

Author: T. D. Allman
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 0802193730
Size: 45.32 MB
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Longlisted for the National Book Award and a Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of the Year Over the centuries, Florida has been many things: an unconquered realm protected by geography, a wilderness that ruined Spanish conquistadors, ...

Immokalee S Fields Of Hope

Author: Carlene Thissen
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595769276
Size: 36.87 MB
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With compassion and understanding, Carlene Thissen shares the personal stories the immigrants told her, framed with the political and social histories of their countries.

Tales Of Old Florida

Author: Frank Oppel
Publisher: Castle Books
ISBN: 9781555212254
Size: 20.54 MB
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Illustrated with rare drawings, photographs and engravings, this book will recreate a paradise that can never be again.

Paving Paradise

Author: Craig Pittman
Size: 27.73 MB
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How and why the state's wetlands are continuing to disappear is the subject of this book.

Summary The Swamp

Author: BusinessNews Publishing
Publisher: Primento
ISBN: 2511002574
Size: 23.36 MB
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The must-read summary of Michael Grunwald's book: “The Swamp: The Everglades, Florida, and the Politics Paradise”.

Killing Mister Watson

Author: Peter Matthiessen
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307819663
Size: 78.82 MB
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Drawn from fragments of historical fact, Matthiessen's masterpiece brilliantly depicts the fortunes and misfortunes of Edgar J. Watson, a real-life entrepreneur and outlaw who appeared in the lawless Florida Everglades around the turn of ...

Hidden History Of Everglades City And Points Nearby

Author: Maureen Sullivan-Hartung
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1614231281
Size: 14.29 MB
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This book is a collection of quirky and fun stories about the history of Everglades City. Drawing from the author's time as a reporter for the Everglades City Echo, this book will chronicle lesser-known stories about the area.