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World's Finest Beach: A Brief History of the Jacksonville Beaches

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Beginning as a summer resort for the wealthy, the oceanfront of Jacksonville has morphed into an outrageously popular tourist destination, stretching from Mayport to Ponte Vedra Beach. Encompassing a fishing village, luxury hotels, a carnival, railroads, mines and flocks of tourists, these beaches have a vast and eclectic history. Discover how Mayport became an adjunct of one of the largest naval bases in the United States and how a former mine called Mineral City became Ponte Vedra. Noted historian Don Mabry traces the ...

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World's Finest Beach: A Brief History of the Jacksonville Beaches
2010, History Press, Charleston

ISBN-13: 9781596299672

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World's Finest Beach: A Brief History of the Jacksonville Beaches
2010, History Press Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781540224330

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