â€¦marks an important shift in the historiography of colonial Florida. Florida Historical Quarterly

 " A fresh and interesting approach" Tampa Bay History

 " Murphree has uncovered a rich tale of cross-cultural divisions and mutual dissappointments." The Journal of Southern History

 "This compendium of quotations with its ample supporting bibliography is a gift to the field of Gulf South studies, in which the later colonies come into their own." American Historical Review