On cover: Stories of the states.
|Statement||by J.S. Bauskett.|
|Series||Instructor literature series. [no. 508]|
|LC Classifications||F311 .B35|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||32|
|LC Control Number||14000468|
The follow-up to her blockbuster novel “Fates and Furies,” Lauren Groff’s short-story collection “Florida” is a psychogeography that collapses the real and the imagined. Finding Florida offers a history lesson that is long overdue."— Birmingham Times “For the general reader, Finding Florida is a catalyst for hearty discussions and more reading.”—Authentic Florida “ Finding Florida is fascinating, comprehensive, and accessible to the non-specialist reader. While Allman covers an enormous amount of 3/5(8). The New History of Florida, the first comprehensive history of the state to be written in a quarter of a century, is the culmination of the most recent and significant work from a galaxy of specialists. Each of the 22 chapters, which weave together in one continuous narrative, was written especially for this volume/5(16). Lauren Groff’s highly anticipated new book, “Florida,” is a collection of 11 short stories that first saw the light of day in publications such as The New Yorker and Esquire.
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