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) 1992 Culture and Environment in the Domain of the Calusa. Gainesville, Fla.: Institute of Archaeology and Paleoenvironmental Studies, Monograph 1. (Out of print: available on line at: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/AA00006131/)

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

Marquardt, William H. and Karen J. Walker (editors) 2013 The Archaeology of Pineland: A Coastal Southwest Florida Site Complex, A.D. 50-1710. Gainesville, Fla.: Institute of Archaeology and Paleoenvironmental Studies, Monograph 4. (Distributed by University Press of Florida.)

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.

Worth, John E.  Discovering Florida: First-Contact Narratives from Spanish Expeditions along the Lower Gulf Coast. University Press of Florida, 2014.

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.