Book List

Look for these books at your local library! This book list includes call numbers. However, please note that call numbers may differ depending on the library or library system.

catalog

Martin County Library System online catalog
North Palm Beach Public Library online catalog
Palm Beach County Library System

columns-and-essays

Hiaasen, Carl: Dance of the Reptiles: Rampaging Tourists, Marauding Pythons, Larcenous Legislators, Crazed Celebrities, and Tar-Balled Beaches: Selected Columns (Vintage Original)

  • Vintage (January 28, 2014)
    ISBN: 978-0345807021
    Call Number (Martin County Library System): FLA 975.9 HIA
    Call Number (North Palm Beach Library): This book is available as a 28-day audio book and the call number is AB-CD 975.9 HIA

history

Berge, Ruth Hartman: Growing Up in Northern Palm Beach County: Boomer Memories from Dairy Belle to Double Roads

  • The History Press (July 1, 2014)
    ISBN: 978-1626195912
    Call Number (North Palm Beach Library): FLA 975.9 BER

Chandler, David Leon: Henry Flagler: The Astonishing Life and Times of the Visionary Robber Baron Who Founded Florida

  • Macmillan Pub Co; 1st edition (June 1986)
    ISBN: 978-0025236905
    Call Number (Martin County Library System): FLA B FLAGLER
    Call Number (North Palm Beach Library):
     FLA 92 FLAGLER

Corbett, Daniel Kribbs: History of Juno Beach

  • Town of Juno Beach (1992)
    Call Number (North Palm Beach Library): FLA 975.932 COR

Gooding, Dorothy Borden: Tucked Between the Pages of Time: A History of Lake Park and Environs

  • Self-published (1990)
    Call Number (North Palm Beach Library): FLA 975.932 TUC

Lewis, Carolyn Baker (editor): The Winter Sailor: Francis R. Stebbins on Florida’s Indian River, 1878 – 1888

  • Fire Ant Books (November 28, 2004)
    ISBN: 978-0817351298
    Call Number (Martin County Library System): FLA 975.927 STE

McIver, Stuart: Glimpses of South Florida History

  • Florida Flair Books; First Edition edition (June 1988)
    ISBN: 978-0961323691
    Call Number (Martin County Library System): FLA 975.93 MCI

Thurlow, Sandra Henderson: Historic Jensen and Eden on Florida’s Indian River

  • Sewall’s Point Company
    ISBN: 978-0963078865
    Call Number (Martin County Library System): FLA 975.931 THU

Thurlow, Sandra Henderson & Thurlow, Deanna Wintercorn: Gilbert’s Bar House of Refuge: Home of History 

  • Sewall’s Point Company (2008)
    ISBN: 978-0963078889
    Call Number (Martin County Library System): FLA 975.931 THU

general

de la Vega, Garcilaso: The Florida of the Inca : A history of the Adelantado, Hernando de Soto, Governor and Captain General of the kingdom of Florida, and of other heroic Spanish and Indian cavaliers

  • University of Texas Press (1951)
    Call Number (Martin County Libary System): FLA 973.16 DEL

Turner, Gregg: A Short History of Florida Railroads

  • Arcadia Publishing; 1st edition (March 26, 2003)
    ISBN-13: 978-0738524214
    Call Number (Martin County Library System): FLA 385 TUR

Warnke, James R.: Ghost Towns of Florida

  • Star Publishing, Co.; Fourth Printing edition (January 1, 1971)
    Call Number (North Palm Beach Library): FLA 975.906 WAR

seminole-wars

Buker, George E.: Swamp Sailors in the Second Seminole War (Florida Sand Dollar Books)

  • University Press of Florida (November 27, 1996)
    ISBN: 978-0813015149
    Call Number (Martin County Library System): FLA 973.5 BUK

Procyk, Richard J.: Guns Across the Loxahatchee: An archaeohistorical investigation of Seminole War sites in Florida, with special focus on the Battle of the Loxahatchee, January 24, 1838

  • Florida Historical Society Press (1999)
    ISBN-13: 978-0967424309
    Call Number (Martin County Library System): FLA 975.9 PRO
    Call Number (North Palm Beach Library): FLA 973.57 PRO