Florida Icons

Author: Roger L. Hammer
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762775629
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With this entertaining collection of photos, anecdotes, and little-known facts, find out the story behind fifty of the Sunshine State’s best-known and beloved icons: The Coconut Palm Everglades national park key lime pie american ...

Florida For Dummies

Author: Lesley Abravanel
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0764599429
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Icons. Used. in. This. Book. Several icons (those little pictures in the margins) are
scattered throughout this guide. Consider them your road map for finding specific
information you may need. The Best of the Best icon highlights the best Florida
has to offer in all categories — hotels, restaurants, attractions, activities, shopping
, and nightlife. Find out useful advice on things to do and ways to schedule your
time when you see the Tip icon. Watch for the Heads Up icon to identify annoying

Holocaust Icons

Author: Oren Baruch Stier
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813574048
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Florida. Holocaust. Museum. Inspired by the Dallas center, Florida's Walter
Loebenberg determined to secure an authentic boxcar for the Tampa Bay
Holocaust Memorial Museum and Educational Center he founded at the Jewish
Community Center in Madeira Beach, which operated from 1992 until 1998,
when it moved to new quarters in downtown St. Petersburg. In 1999 it was
renamed the Florida Holocaust Museum and it is now billed as one of the largest
Holocaust museums in ...

Icons Of Black America

Author: Matthew C. Whitaker
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313376425
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Except for early-childhood piano performances, that began when he was a mere
five years of age, in a neighborhood cafe in Greenville, Florida, Charles
performed, composed, and musically inspired masses of people without having
sight, a luxury he began to lose at the age of six. While the origins of his disability
are unclear, some sources point to glaucoma, whereas others suggest that
Charles began to lose his sight from an untreated eye infection caused by soapy
water. Despite ...

American Icons

Author: Dennis Hall
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313027676
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GARY HARMON is Professor Emeritus of English and Chair of the Department of
World Languages at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Florida. His
work includes several books and over a hundred papers and articles on
American culture and film. He is one of the founders of the Popular and American
Culture Associations of the South and has been at various times an officer and
board member of both the American Culture Association and the Popular Culture
Association ...

Cruising The Florida Keys

Publisher: Pelican Publishing
ISBN: 9781455603206
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GUIDES. 3. Peninsular Marine (24 33.808 North/081 43.565 West), 460-61,475 4
. Robbie's Repair Yard (24 33.605 North/081 44.161 West), 244-45, 257 5.
Spencer's Boatyard (24 33.708 North/081 47.330 West), 501-2, 539 1. Coral Reef
Yacht Club (25 43.967 North/080 13.833 West), 45-46, 566 2. Biscayne Yacht
Club (25 43.941 North/080 13.884 West), 46 3. Key Biscayne Yacht Club (25
41.966 North/080 ...

Florida S Snowbirds

Author: Godefroy Desrosiers-Lauzon
Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
ISBN: 0773538534
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Stephenson, Visions ofEden, 34, 35; Hollis, Dixie Before Disney, 44; Jean
Taillefer, “Miami,” La Presse, 28 October 1995. Bloodworth and Morris, Places in
the Sun, 4–6, 100. Ammidown, “Edens, Underworlds, and Shrines,” 240. Ibid.,
241–3, 250, 251; Breslauer, Roadside Paradise, 9. See Ammidown and Eck, “
Beasts and Savages,” 12–19; on Florida icons in commercial attractions, see also
Ammidown, “Edens, Underworlds, and Shrines,” 240; Mormino, “Sunbelt Dreams
and Altered ...

Central Florida Wildflowers

Author: Roger L. Hammer
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493022164
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Roger L. Hammer is a retired professional naturalist and a volunteer instructor for
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden in Coral Gables, Florida. He recently ... Roger
is also the author of Florida Keys Wildflowers (Globe Pequot, 2004), Florida Icons
: 50 Classic Views of the Sunshine State (Globe Pequot, 2011), Everglades
Wildflowers, second edition (FalconGuides, 2014), Exploring Everglades
National Park and the Surrounding Area, second edition (FalconGuides, 2015),
and Attracting ...

Complete Guide To Florida Wildflowers

Author: Roger L. Hammer
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493030949
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He received the first Marjory Stoneman Douglas Award presented by the Dade
Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society in 1982, the Tropical Audubon Society
honored him with the prestigious Charles Brookfield Medal in 1996, and in 2003
he received the Green Palmetto Award in Education from the Florida Native Plant
Society. He has given keynote speeches at Florida ... of Florida Keys Wildflowers
(Globe Pequot, 2004), Florida Icons: 50 Classic Views of. Roger L. Hammer is a ...

Caribbean Icons

Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1105029034
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He withdrew from Santo Domingo in 1795 and moved with his family to Florida,
which was then part of the Spanish colony of Cuba. In Florida Biassou changed
his first name to Jorge. Spanish leaders put him in charge of the black militia in
Florida. He began building alliances there when his brother-in-law married a
fugitive from South Carolina. Florida at that time provided refuge for both planters
and slaves during the American Revolution. 1xxxxxxxxxx2 Jean-Pierre Boyer ...