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: 
Eugene F. Provenzo, Jr., Asterie Baker Provenzo
Reviewer: 
James Holton

Holton on Provenzo and Jr. and Provenzo, 'In the Eye of Hurricane Andrew'

Eugene F. Provenzo, Jr., Asterie Baker Provenzo. In the Eye of Hurricane Andrew. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2002. xv + 184 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-2566-7.

Reviewed by James Holton (Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Warner Southern College) Published on H-Florida (October, 2002)

Author: 
John M. Williams, Iver W. Duedall
Reviewer: 
Robert H. Claxton

Claxton on Williams and Duedall, 'Florida Hurricanes and Tropical Storms, 1871-2001'

John M. Williams, Iver W. Duedall. Florida Hurricanes and Tropical Storms, 1871-2001. Expanded edition. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2002. xiii + 176 pp. $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8130-2494-3.

Reviewed by Robert H. Claxton (Professor Emeritus of History, State University of West Georgia) Published on H-Florida (October, 2002)

An Interesting and Essential Reference Book

Author: 
Paul E. Hoffman
Reviewer: 
Daniel S. Murphree

Murphree on Hoffman, 'Florida's Frontiers'

Paul E. Hoffman. Florida's Frontiers. A History of the Trans-Appalachian Frontier Series. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2002. xvii + 470 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-34019-1.

Reviewed by Daniel S. Murphree (Department of History, University of Texas at Tyler) Published on H-Florida (September, 2002)

Synthesizing Florida's Colonial Past

Author: 
Bill Grantham
Reviewer: 
Joshua Piker

Piker on Grantham, 'Creation Myths and Legends of the Creek Indians'

Bill Grantham. Creation Myths and Legends of the Creek Indians. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2002. xi + 337. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-2451-6.

Reviewed by Joshua Piker (Department of History, University of Oklahoma) Published on H-Florida (September, 2002)

Creek Myths and Legends

Author: 
Glen E. Swanson, ed.
Reviewer: 
James Holton

Holton on Swanson, 'Before This Decade is Out: Personal Reflections on the Apollo Program'

Glen E. Swanson, ed. Before This Decade is Out: Personal Reflections on the Apollo Program. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2002. x + 377. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8130-2537-7.

Reviewed by James Holton (Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Warner Southern College) Published on H-Florida (September, 2002)

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