Florida in Focus

Edited by Frederick R. Davis and Andrew K. Frank

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.

For more Information:

Frederick R. Davis
R. Mark Lubbers Chair in the History of Science
Department of History
University Hall
Purdue University
672 Oval Drive
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907
frdavis@purdue.edu

Andrew K. Frank
Allen Morris Associate Professor of History
Department of History
Florida State University
405 Bellamy
113 Collegiate Loop
Tallahassee, FL 32306
(850) 644-5888
afrank@fsu.edu




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.