Recommended Books and Videos

The Archaeology and History of Southwest Florida

Blanchard, Charles E. New Words, Old Songs: Understanding the Lives of Ancient Peoples in Southwest Florida Through Archaeology, illustrated by Merald Clark. Gainesville, Fla.: U. F. Institute of Archaeology and Paleoenvironmental Studies, 1995.

Edic, Robert F. Fisherfolk of Charlotte Harbor, Florida. Gainesville, Fla.: U. F. Institute of Archaeology and Paleoenvironmental Studies, 1996.

Kozuch, Laura Sharks and Shark Products In Prehistoric South Florida. Gainesville, Fla.: University of Florida, Institute of Archaeology and Paleoenvironmental Studies, Monograph 2, 1993.

MacMahon, Darcie A. and William H. Marquardt The Calusa and Their Legacy: South Florida People and Their Environments. Gainesville, Fla.: University Press of Florida, 2004.

Marquardt, William H. (editor) The Archaeology of Useppa Island. Gainesville, Fla.: Institute of Archaeology and Paleoenvironmental Studies, Monograph 3, 1999.

Video (DVD format, 29 minutes): The Domain of the Calusa: Archaeology and Adventure in the Discovery of South Florida's Past. Gainesville, Fla.: U. F. Institute of Archaeology and Paleoenvironmental Studies, 1995.

The Archaeology and History of Florida

Brown, Robin C. Florida's First People. Sarasota, Fla.: Pineapple Press, 1994.

Gannon, Michael, ed. The New History of Florida. Gainesville, Fla.: University Press of Florida, 1996.

Hann, John H. and Bonnie G. McEwan. The Apalachee Indians and Mission San Luis. Gainesville, Fla.: University Press of Florida, 1998.

Milanich, Jerald T. Florida's Indians and the Invasion from Europe. Gainesville, Fla.: University Press of Florida, 1995.

Milanich, Jerald T. The Timucua. Oxford: Blackwell, 1996.

Milanich, Jerald T. Florida's Indians from Ancient Times to the Present. Gainesville, Fla.: University Press of Florida, 1998.

Purdy, Barbara A. Indian Art of Ancient Florida. Gainesville, Fla.: University Press of Florida, 1996.

Weisman, Brent R. Unconquered People: Florida's Seminole and Miccosukee Indians. Gainesville, Fla.: University Press of Florida, 1999.

Florida Indian People Today

Downs, Dorothy Art of the Florida Seminole and Miccosukee Indians. Gainesville, Fla.: University Press of Florida, 1995.

Jumper, Betty Mae Legends of the Seminoles, illustrated by Guy LaBree. Sarasota, Fla.: Pineapple Press, 1994.

West, Patsy The Enduring Seminoles: From Alligator Wrestling to Ecotourism. Gainesville, Fla.: University Press of Florida, 1998.

Florida's Environment

Carr, Archie A Naturalist in Florida: A Celebration of Eden, ed. by Marjorie Harris Carr. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1994.

Florida's Fabulous (various). A series that includes books about Birds, Butterflies, Insects, Mammals, Seashores, etc. Tampa, Fla.: World Publications.

Myers, Ronald L. and John J. Ewel, eds. Ecosystems of Florida. Gainesville, Fla.: University Presses of Florida, 1990.

Rabkin, Richard and Jacob Rabkin Nature Guide to Florida. Miami, Fla.: Banyan Books, 1978.