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Florida's History By SC Benham
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Florida's History is one of the most fascinating topics of our American heritage. Concerning the age of our country, Florida can be considered the most important of all states, as it was the first to... More > be colonized! This book takes a look at the American Civil War in Florida, the lives of the ancient and archaic Indians, the great Spanish gold ships and the battles fought for this most precious of gems! La Florida is covered as well as British and American Florida. What about the Florida Keys? They too have a long story to tell and this book sheds some light even on that forgotten history of the only tropical place of the U.S.!< Less
Perspectives from Historical Archaeology: The Archaeology of Spanish Missions and Colonies in the New World By SHA
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A compilation by Steve A. Tomka and Timothy K. Perttula including articles from Historical Archaeology. Topics include Theoretical Perspectives and Approaches, Context and Process of Material... More > Culture, Reflections on Identity, Status, and Culture Change, Subsistence, and Site Structure. For a complete Table of Contents, please view http://pastfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/PerttulaAndTomkaTOCPNG-copy.png, or visit the publication’s homepage and click “preview” beneath the large image of the cover, which will display the first few pages of the book.< Less
Perspectives from Historical Archaeology: The Archaeology of Spanish Missions and Colonies in the New World By SHA
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A compilation by Steve A. Tomka and Timothy K. Perttula including articles from Historical Archaeology. Topics include Theoretical Perspectives and Approaches, Context and Process of Material... More > Culture, Reflections on Identity, Status, and Culture Change, Subsistence, and Site Structure. For a complete Table of Contents, please view http://pastfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/PerttulaAndTomkaTOCPNG-copy.png, or visit the publication’s homepage and click “preview” beneath the large image of the cover, which will display the first few pages of the book.< Less
American History Volume III: The Southern Colonies By Jacob Abbott
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Part three of an eight part series on the history of America from its earliest times through to the age of George Washington, told by master storyteller Jacob Abbott. This volume starts with the... More > very first sixteenth century colonization attempts in what is today the southern United States. It provides fascinating details of the early French settlers, who predated even the Spanish—and of how the religious strife in Europe between Catholic and Protestant, from which they had fled, followed them to the New World. The book then moves on to describe the Spanish settlement of Florida, and then the intervention of the English settlers. Drawing upon original sources, manuscripts and diaries, Abbott weaves a gripping tale of the failure of the first English colonial attempts, including the famous “lost colony” of Roanoke, the second colony, the birth of the first European child on American shores, and of the incredible deprivations suffered by these early pioneers.< Less
American History Volume III: The Southern Colonies By Jacob Abbott
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Part three of an eight part series on the history of America from its earliest times through to the age of George Washington, told by master storyteller Jacob Abbott. This volume starts with the very... More > first sixteenth century colonization attempts in what is today the southern United States. It provides fascinating details of the early French settlers, who predated even the Spanish—and of how the religious strife in Europe between Catholic and Protestant, from which they had fled, followed them to the New World. The book then moves on to describe the Spanish settlement of Florida, and then the intervention of the English settlers. Drawing upon original sources, manuscripts and diaries, Abbott weaves a gripping tale of the failure of the first English colonial attempts, including the famous “lost colony” of Roanoke, the second colony, the birth of the first European child on American shores, and of the incredible deprivations suffered by these early pioneers.< Less