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They all called it tropical

Charles M. Brookfield

They all called it tropical

true tales of the romantic Everglades, Cape Sable, and the Florida Keys

by Charles M. Brookfield

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Published by Historical Association of Southern Florida in Miami, Fla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Everglades National Park (Fla.),
  • Sable, Cape, Region (Fla.),
  • Florida Keys (Fla.)
    • Subjects:
    • Everglades National Park (Fla.) -- History.,
    • Sable, Cape, Region (Fla.) -- History.,
    • Florida Keys (Fla.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Charles M. Brookfield and Oliver Griswold.
      ContributionsGriswold, Oliver.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF317.E9 B7 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination77 p. :
      Number of Pages77
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2560277M
      ISBN 100935761012
      LC Control Number85081582
      OCLC/WorldCa13649689

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