product description page
Florida Lore : The Barefoot Mailman, Cowboy Bone Mizell, the Tallahassee Witch and Other Tales
About this item
Florida boasts mysterious tales that stretch back more than twelve thousand years. Dive into the lives of the proud Wakulla Pocahontas and the Ghost of Bellamy Bridge. Meet local lawbreakers like John Ashley, as well as transplants like Ma Barker and Al Capone. Stalk stumpy gators or Hogzilla as they prowl Florida's swamps and suburbs. Discover the quintessential Cracker cowboy and the Barefoot Mailman, plus the origin of names like Boca Raton and Orlando. Storyteller Caren Neile, PhD, shares myths, legends and folktales that reflect the diversity of characters and cultures that make Florida such a fascinating place.
Number of Pages: 171
Genre: History, Social Science
Series Title: American Legends
Publisher: Arcadia Pub
Author: Caren Schnur Neile
Street Date: December 4, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-55-9684
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.