The Resource Florida Studies

Florida Studies

Label
Florida Studies
Title
Florida Studies
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Florida was the first region of the United States to be discovered, explored, and, after a fashion, settled by Euroamericans. Its population in the early 21st century is approaching 17 million. Within years the number of people living in the state will surpass those living in New York, and the Sunshine State will become the most populous area east of the Mississippi. The first book in English about Florida was written by Jean Ribault. A French adventurer, Ribault established a colony of Hugue .
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
975.9
Index
no index present
LC call number
E125
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Florida Studies
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of contents; acknowledgements; preface; pedagogy; the villain no more; re-entry crisis; living the life of the dirty; old florida; atala; imagined places and people in alvar nunez cabeza de vaca and john fleming; of stones and students; cracker culture in the florida novels of marjorie kinnan rawlings; elements of southwestern humor in the yearling; cracker mythos; strange bedfellows; visions of heroes; decolonizing the native conch in ernest hemingway's to have and have not; contemporary florida; judging mr. watson; librarian heroes in literature and real life
  • In search of her mother's garden"the planet survives ... through heroism"; davidson and goliath; natural florida; a passion for paradise; two bills, two centuries; hurricane madness; creative showcase; behind our memories, our larger families wait; the father; going swimming; lovers converse; the moon speaks; flight; in the beginning
Control code
ocn830168522
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (234 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443810814
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33330712
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)830168522
  • pebcs1443810819

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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