Florida’s Lost Galleon

“This much-anticipated book gives us a thorough and extremely readable account of Tristán de Luna’s tragic expedition to Florida. It is also a fascinating story of how these long-lost shipwrecks are found and excavated.”—Kathleen Deagan, coauthor of Fort Mose: Colonial America’s Black Fortress of Freedom “Exciting and gripping. This wonderful book tells the story of the … Continue reading Florida’s Lost Galleon

October 2017 Paperback Releases

Backroads of Paradise: A Journey to Rediscover Old Florida By Cathy Salustri “[Salustri] delights in letting people know that to really discover Florida, you have to turn off the congested interstates and explore the state’s towns and cities.”—New York Times “Across 5,000 miles of Florida back roads, Salustri shows readers the state’s hidden gems, uncovering … Continue reading October 2017 Paperback Releases

Florida Historical Society Honors 3 University Press of Florida Books

The Florida Historical Society has an extensive honors program recognizing significant contributions to knowledge of our state. The University Press of Florida congratulates the six authors of the three books recognized for their exceptional talent for the work to create books of lasting importance to the state. HISTORIC PENSACOLA by John J. Clune and Margo … Continue reading Florida Historical Society Honors 3 University Press of Florida Books