Every Florida Book Project

South Florida History



Joan Didion

City on the Edge: The Transformation of Miami

Alejandro Portes, Alex Stepick

Miami: Mistress of the Americas

Jan Nijman

Miami Babylon: Crime, Wealth, and Power -- A Dispatch from the Beach

Gerald Posner

miami beach

Sunshine, Stone Crabs and Cheesecake: The Story of Miami Beach

Seth Bramson

Life and Times of Miami Beach

Ann Armbruster

Saving South Beach

M. Barron Stofik

Miami Beach: Blueprint of an Eden

Michele Oka Doner & Mitchell Wolfson

greater Miami area

From Farms and Fields to the Future: The Incredible History of North Miami Beach

Seth Bramson


From Sandbar to Sophistication: The Story of Sunny Isles Beach

Seth Bramson


33154: The Story of Bal Harbour, Bay Harbor Islands, Indian Creek Village and Surfside

Seth Bramson


Hallandale Beach, Florida: For More than Ninety Years Broward County's City of Choice

Seth H. Bramson

The New Deal in South Florida: Design, Policy, and Community Building, 1933-1940

John A. Stuart

John F. Stack Jr.

Tropical Surge: A History of Ambition and Disaster on the Florida Shore

Benjamin Reilly

Palm Beach, Mar-a-Lago, and the Rise of America's Xanadu

Les Standiford



The Amazing Story of Highland Beach

Sandy Simon

Remembering: A History of Florida's South Palm Beach County 1894-1998

Sandy Simon