Florida in Focus

Edited by Frederick R. Davis, Purdue University; and Andrew K. Frank, Florida State University

Series Description:

Books in this series provide lively introductions to a range of topics in Florida history. Written by established scholars, the books view Florida subjects in broader contexts and are designed to circulate widely in the spirit of public history. This series does not accept unsolicited titles. 

For more Information:

Frederick R. Davis
R. Mark Lubbers Chair in the History of Science
Purdue University
Department of History
672 Oval Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Andrew K. Frank
Florida State University
Department of History
113 Collegiate Loop
Tallahassee, FL 32306
(850) 644-7336

There is 1 book in this series.

Please note that while you may order forthcoming books at any time, they will not be available for shipment until shortly before publication date

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Before the Pioneers: Indians, Settlers, Slaves, and the Founding of Miami

Frank pieces together the material culture and the historical record of the Miami River to re-create the fascinating past of one of the world’s most influential cities.