Monday, January 12, 2009
Latest Books now Available at Amazon.com
My latest two books can now be purchased at Amazon.com. Both went into national circulation over the weekend and are now in stock at Amazon and available for immediate delivery.
The History of Jackson County, Florida: The Early Years is Volume One of an eventual three volume set. It explores the history of Florida's third county from the earliest Spanish exploration up to the eve of the Civil War. Specific topics covered include the early Spanish missions, the American Revolution in Jackson County, the First and Second Seminole Wars, the Battle of Ekanachatte, Scott's Massacre, Andrew Jackson's march, early settlements, Marianna vs. Webbville, Florida's lost county, crime and punishment, Indian reservations, the Trail of Tears, the Calhoun County War and more. Please click here for ordering information.
The Early History of Gadsden County explores the history of Gadsden County, Florida, from the days of its earliest exploration up through the end of the Civil War. Specific topics covered include Hernando de Soto's expedition, Spanish missions, the 18th century Apalachicola Fort, Ellicott's Observatory, Nicolls' Outpost, the Seminole Wars, the McLane Massacre, the U.S. Arsenal at Chattahoochee, the C.S.S. Chattahoochee and the role of Gadsden County at the Battle of Natural Bridge. Please click here for ordering information.