Last Train To Paradise

Author: Les Standiford
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9781400051182
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Last Train to Paradise celebrates this crowning achievement of Gilded Age ambition, a sweeping tale of the powerful forces of human ingenuity colliding with the even greater forces of nature’s wrath. From the Hardcover edition.

Last Train To Paradise

Author: Les Standiford
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 1400049474
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Describes the remarkable and challenging efforts of ambitious entrepreneur Henry Flagler to construct a railway that would connect Key West to the mainland, following the design and engineering of the project, the thousands of workers who ...

Hotel Ponce De Leon

Author: Leslee F. Keys
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780813061498
Size: 56.99 MB
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Keys details the famous Hotel Ponce de Leon building (currently Flagler College) and preservation efforts to reclaim the former hotel to its gilded age glory.

Meet You In Hell

Author: Les Standiford
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9780307238375
Size: 74.68 MB
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Artfully weaving the relationship of these titans through the larger story of a young nation’s economic rise, Standiford has created an extraordinary work of popular history. From the Hardcover edition.

The Allure Of Immortality

Author: Lyn Millner
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780813061238
Size: 51.45 MB
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You may pause, you may shake your head, you may throw up your arms, but you will not put down this book until you're done.

Hemingway S Girl

Author: Erika Robuck
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101599367
Size: 49.88 MB
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Hemingway's Hurricane. Camden, Maine: International Marine/McGraw-Hill,
2006. Standisord, Les. Last Train to Paradise. Henry Flagler and the Spectacular
Rise and Fall of the Railroad that Crossed an Ocean. New York: Three Rivers
Press, ...

The Greatest Railroad Story Ever Told

Author: Seth H. Bramson
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1625844530
Size: 39.48 MB
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" In this book, renowned Florida historian Seth H. Bramson reveals how the Key West Extension of the Flagler-owned FEC became the greatest railroad engineering and construction feat in U.S., and possibly world, history, an accomplishment ...

Finding Florida

Author: T. D. Allman
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 0802193730
Size: 45.46 MB
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Paradise Screwed [2001]. Walter E. Meshaka. The Cuban Treefrog in Florida:
Life ... cooption of democratic values. Les Standiford. Last Train to Paradise:
Henry Flagler and the Spectacular Rise and Fall of the Railroad that Crossed an
Ocean.

Tales Of Old Florida

Author: Frank Oppel
Publisher: Castle Books
ISBN: 9781555212254
Size: 78.72 MB
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Illustrated with rare drawings, photographs and engravings, this book will recreate a paradise that can never be again.

Florida S Hurricane History

Author: Jay Barnes
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 0807830682
Size: 61.76 MB
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In this updated edition of Florida's Hurricane History, Barnes draws on meteorological research, news reports, first-person accounts, maps, and historical photographs to trace all of the notable hurricanes that have affected the state over ...