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Florida's Hurricane History

By: Jay Barnes

424 pages, 139 illus, 87 maps

University of North Carolina Press

Paperback | May 2007 | Edition: 2 | #167999 | ISBN-13: 9780807858097
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Hardback | May 2007 | Edition: 2 | #168000 | ISBN-13: 9780807830680
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About this book

Drawing on meteorological research, news reports, first-person accounts, maps, and historical photographs, this book traces the notable hurricanes that have affected Florida, from the early colonial period to the devastating hurricanes of 2004 and 2005 - Charley, Frances, Ivan, Jeanne, Dennis, Katrina, and Wilma.

Absolutely riveting. - Naples Daily News "The best and most comprehensive book on hurricane history for Florida I have seen." - Weather Watchers Online"

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JAY BARNES is director of the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores. His previous books include North Carolina's Hurricane History and Faces from the Flood: Hurricane Floyd Remembered (both from the University of North Carolina Press).

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