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TampaImpressions of an Emigrant

Tampa: Impressions of an Emigrant

Translated by Wenceslao Gálvez y Delmonte

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780813066639
eISBN:
9780813058788
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066639.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Tampa: Impressions of an Emigrant is a translation of Tampa: impresiones de emigrante written by Cuban author Wenceslao Gálvez y Delmonte, published in 1897 in Ybor City, Tampa, Florida, translated ... More

Chesterfield Smith, America's Lawyer

Chesterfield Smith, America's Lawyer

Mary E. Adkins

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780813066660
eISBN:
9780813058856
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066660.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Chesterfield Smith was one of the boldest lawyers of the twentieth century. A child of a poor, broken household but also a child of a politically connected family, Smith grew up aimless. His World ... More

Sisterly NetworksFifty Years of Southern Women's Histories

Sisterly Networks: Fifty Years of Southern Women's Histories

Catherine Clinton (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780813066615
eISBN:
9780813058764
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066615.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Tracing the development of the field of southern women’s history over the past half century, Sisterly Networks shows how pioneering feminists laid the foundation for a strong community of sister ... More

Lunar OutfittersMaking the Apollo Space Suit

Lunar Outfitters: Making the Apollo Space Suit

Bill Ayrey

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780813066578
eISBN:
9780813058849
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066578.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Lunar Outfitters chronicles the history of the Apollo space suit and how it was developed and produced. It focuses on the employees of ILC Industries, the maker of these lunar suits, and highlights ... More

The Daughters of the American Revolution and Patriotic Memory in the Twentieth Century

The Daughters of the American Revolution and Patriotic Memory in the Twentieth Century

Simon Wendt

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780813066608
eISBN:
9780813058757
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066608.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book is a comprehensive account of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and its efforts to keep alive the memory of the nation’s past. It argues that, especially prior to World War II, ... More

Reckoning with RebellionWar and Sovereignty in the Nineteenth Century

Reckoning with Rebellion: War and Sovereignty in the Nineteenth Century

Aaron Sheehan-Dean

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780813066424
eISBN:
9780813058627
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066424.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

An innovative global history of the American Civil War, Reckoning with Rebellion compares and contrasts the American experience with other civil and national conflicts that happened at nearly the ... More

Black Panther in ExileThe Pete O'Neal Story

Black Panther in Exile: The Pete O'Neal Story

Paul J. Magnarella

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780813066394
eISBN:
9780813058603
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066394.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

In the tumultuous year after Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination, 29-year-old Pete O’Neal became inspired by reading The Autobiography of Malcolm X and founded the Kansas City branch of the Black ... More

The Emergence of Capitalism in Early America

The Emergence of Capitalism in Early America

Christopher W. Calvo

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066332
eISBN:
9780813058474
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066332.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

The first comprehensive examination of early American economic thought in over a generation, The Emergence of Capitalism in Early America challenges the traditional narrative that Americans were born ... More

The Politics of Language in Puerto RicoRevisited

The Politics of Language in Puerto Rico: Revisited

Amílcar Antonio Barreto

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781683401131
eISBN:
9781683401414
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401131.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Should Spanish be Puerto Rico’s sole official language, or should English be a co-official language? Answers to this question are inseparable from matters of cultural pride, nationalism, and ... More

Deadly VirtueFort Caroline and the Early Protestant Roots of American Whiteness

Deadly Virtue: Fort Caroline and the Early Protestant Roots of American Whiteness

Heather Martel

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813066189
eISBN:
9780813058399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066189.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Deadly Virtue argues that the history of the French Calvinist attempt to colonize Florida in the 1560s is key to understanding the roots of American whiteness in sixteenth-century colonialism, ... More

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