A History of Ambition and Disaster on the Florida ShoreeBook - 2015
Engaging historical narrative covering many significant events in the history of south Florida, including the major developments and setbacks in the early years of Miami and Key West, as well as an in-depth look at Henry Flagler's amazing Overseas Railway. This well-written history tells the story of the dramatic battle between human ambition and the reality of the West Indian hurricane. By 1935, at least, the hurricane had won. Includes gripping narratives of the 1919, 1926, and 1935 hurricanes in south Florida and the Keys.
Publisher: [United States] : Pineapple Press : Made available through hoopla, 2015.
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Characteristics: 1 online resource