H-Florida is designed to connect scholars within all academic disciplines of the humanities and social sciences, to serve as a discussion space, and to further research in one of the most ethnically and socioeconomically diverse areas of the United States.

Recent Content

Author: 
John T. McGrath
Reviewer: 
Courtney Spikes

Spikes on McGrath, 'The French in Early Florida: In the Eye of the Hurricane'


John T. McGrath. The French in Early Florida: In the Eye of the Hurricane. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2000. 239 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-1784-6.

Reviewed by Courtney Spikes (California State University, Los Angeles)
Published on H-Florida (June, 2002)

International Intrigue and the Quest for Florida

International Intrigue and the Quest for Florida

Author: 
James J. Miller
Reviewer: 
David McCally

McCally on Miller, 'An Environmental History of Northeast Florida'


James J. Miller. An Environmental History of Northeast Florida. The Ripley P. Bullen Series, Florida Museum of Natural History. Gainesville, Fla: University Press of Florida, 1998. xvi + 224 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-1600-9.

Reviewed by David McCally (Department of History, University of Florida )
Published on H-Florida (May, 2002)

It's Environmental, but It's Not History

Author: 
Larry Eugene Rivers
Reviewer: 
Andrew Frank

Frank on Rivers, 'Slavery in Florida: Territorial Days to Emancipation'


Larry Eugene Rivers. Slavery in Florida: Territorial Days to Emancipation. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2000. xvi + 369 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-1813-3.

Reviewed by Andrew Frank (Department of History, California State University, Los Angeles)
Published on H-Florida (May, 2002)

A Not So Peculiar Institution

A Not So Peculiar Institution

Author: 
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
Reviewer: 
Kathryn Lee Seidel

Seidel on Rawlings, 'Blood of My Blood'


Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. Blood of My Blood. Edited by Anne Blythe Meriwether. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2002. xvi + 170 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-2443-1.

Reviewed by Kathryn Lee Seidel (Department of English, University of Central Florida)
Published on H-Florida (April, 2002)

Mothering Marjorie: Rawlings' First Novel

Author: 
David McCally
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth D. Blum

Blum on McCally, 'The Everglades: An Environmental History'


David McCally. The Everglades: An Environmental History. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2000. xxii + 240 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-1827-0.

Reviewed by Elizabeth D. Blum (Assistant Professor of History, Troy State University)
Published on H-Florida (April, 2002)

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