Sunshine State

Author: Sarah Gerard
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062434888
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The first essay is a knockout, a lurid red heart wrapped in barbed wire.... This essay draws blood.” — Dwight Garner, New York Times "Unflinchingly candid memoir bolstered by thoughtfully researched history….

Women Of Florida Fiction

Author: Tammy Powley
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786478942
Size: 49.81 MB
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The book's final section includes interviews with authors Angela Hunt, Jeannine Capo Cruz, Vicki Hendricks and Lynne Barrett. This book honors Florida women who write fiction, write about fiction and read fiction.

Florida Mapping The Sunshine State Through History

Author: Vincent Virga
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762767499
Size: 72.77 MB
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These books, produced from the archives ofthe Library of Congress and edited by Vincent Virga, offer a glimpse into the history of the United States through rare historical full-color maps, narrative captions, and short essays.

An Old Coot S Essays About An Earlier Georgia And Other Topics

Author: Eddie Rollins
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1493152475
Size: 77.67 MB
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SUNSHINE. STATE. The state of Florida is known internationally for being a good
place to go for rest and relaxation. Over the years, I have visited the Sunshine
State dozens of times either on vacation or in connection with my job with the
federal government. In fact, for a brief time in my youth, I lived in Jacksonville with
my family for a few months. I have been to all of the state's major cities and seen
most of its big attractions. For a long time, I considered Florida my second home

Florida Icons

Author: Roger L. Hammer
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762775629
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With this entertaining collection of photos, anecdotes, and little-known facts, find out the story behind fifty of the Sunshine State’s best-known and beloved icons: The Coconut Palm Everglades national park key lime pie american ...

Quarterly Essay 35 Radical Hope

Author: Noel Pearson
Publisher: Black Inc.
ISBN: 1921825340
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From Sunshine State to Not-So-Smart State Education was arguably the
centrepiece policy of the four-term Beattie Labor government in Queensland from
1998 to 2008. Beattie's Big Idea was that Queensland would make an
evolutionary leap from the Sunshine State to the Smart State. From a surfer's
paradise and regional backwater, Beattie's idea was that Queensland would
become a Biotechnology Valley supported by the country's best education
system. His successor as premier ...

Poor And Homeless In The Sunshine State

Author: James Wright
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351498045
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Newsweek magazine ran a “My Turn” essay in 1986 by Stuart Bykofsky, a writer
for the Philadelphia Inquirer, entitled “No heart for the homeless.” One
memorable passage in the essay referred to the homeless as “the drunk, the
addicted, and the just plain shiftless.” Certainly, the alcohol-impaired “Skid Row
bum” probably represents the most common stereotype of homelessness in
America today. Like all stereotypes, this one has a substantial basis in fact in that
every study ever ...

Blowing Smoke

Author: Rud Istvan
Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency
ISBN: 1631356291
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Florida Power is scrapping two old oil fired generating stations for CCGT
complexes fed by new natural gas pipelines, and eventually also adding two new
nuclear plants. Both technologies are cheaper by half for the Sunshine State than
solar. The Golden State has chosen to waste gold and be at least twice as
expensive, while foolishly also putting its grid reliability at risk (essay California
Dreaming). Froma gridperspective, without multiple unanticipated technology
breakthroughs, ...

Sunshine State

Author: James Miller
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 074813350X
Size: 47.98 MB
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Never enough time: get up, get dressed, eat breakfast, brush teeth, wash face ('
You don't want spots, Timmy'), pack schoolbag, get in car, go to school, school –
school – more school, then back into the car and Monday night was extra French,
Tuesday piano practice, Wednesday special maths tuition (Timothy hated maths),
Thursday swimming, only on Friday did they get to go straight back home, but
there was always prep, essays and compositions, assignments and projects, ...