Author : Craig Pittman
Publisher : St. Martin's Press
Release :2016-07-05
Total pages :320
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781466882171

A New York Times Bestseller Oh, Florida! That name. That combination of sounds. Three simple syllables, and yet packing so many mixed messages. To some people, it’s a paradise. To others, it’s a punch line. As Oh, Florida! shows, it’s both of these and, more important, it’s a Petri dish, producing trends that end up influencing the rest of the country. Without Florida there would be no NASCAR, no Bettie Page pinups, no Glenn Beck radio rants, no USA Today, no “Stand Your Ground,” . . . you get the idea. To outsiders, Florida seems baffling. It’s a state where the voters went for Barack Obama twice, yet elected a Tea Party candidate as governor. Florida is touted as a carefree paradise, yet it’s also known for its perils-alligators, sinkholes, pythons, hurricanes, and sharks, to name a few. It attracts 90 million visitors a year, some drawn by its impressive natural beauty, others bewitched by its manmade fantasies. Oh, Florida! explores those contradictions and shows how they fit together to make this the most interesting state. It is the first book to explore the reasons why Florida is so wild and weird-and why that’s okay. Florida couldn’t be Florida without that sense of the unpredictable, unexpected, and unusual lurking behind every palm tree. But there is far more to Florida than its sideshow freakiness. Oh, Florida! explains how Florida secretly, subtly influences all the other states in the Union, both for good and for ill.

Author : N.A
Publisher :
Release :1963
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : MSU:31293024889234

Author : United States. Federal Power Commission
Publisher :
Release :1939
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : UOM:39015024473814

Author : Neta Jackson
Publisher : Thomas Nelson
Release :2007-09-30
Total pages :816
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781418556051

A 2 in 1 collection of Yada Yada Prayer books authored by Neta Jackson.

Author : N.A
Publisher :
Release :1995
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : MINN:31951D01220281N

Author : N.A
Publisher :
Release :1983
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : UCSC:32106017490936

Author : N.A
Publisher : Carson-Dellosa Publishing
Release :2015-01-05
Total pages :128
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781483818467

Winding through purple mountains majesties and amber waves of grain, the standards-based Spectrum(R) Geography: United States of America for grade 5 guides your child’s understanding of maps, ecology, historical events, population, and more using colorful illustrations and informational text. Spectrum(R) Geography is an engaging geography resource that goes beyond land formations and maps—it opens up children’s perspectives through local, national, and global adventures without leaving their seats.

Author : N.A
Publisher :
Release :1949
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : UCSD:31822023316284

Author : N.A
Publisher :
Release :
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : LLMC:NYL7LP5TXB0B