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⌏ Text 女 Mr. Flagler's St. Augustine free download ዋ Kindle By Thomas Graham ᠁ ⌏ Text 女 Mr. Flagler's St. Augustine free download ዋ Kindle By Thomas Graham ᠁ From the tall spires of the Ponce de Leon Hotel and the Cathedral of St Augustine to street pavers on the ground, Graham offers us a detailed account of Henry Flaglers impact on St Augustine in this genially written book.Susan Parker, director, St Augustine Historical SocietyWith verve and wit, Graham makes St Augustine and a whole cast of historic characters come alive.Susan R Braden, author of The Architecture of LeisureYou can smell the orange blossoms, twirl around the ballroom floors, envy the gowns at the charity balls, revel in the gossip about the rich and famous, suffer with the poor and the disenfranchised, and thrill to the first blaze of electrical lights, the first automobiles and hard roads, and the new sport of golf.Elsbeth K Gordon, author of Heart and Soul of FloridaIn the late 1800s, Henry Morrison Flagler walked away from Standard Oil, leaving the enormously successful company in the hands of John D Rockefeller while he headed to Florida to pursue other interests Flaglers new venture would lead him to completely restructure the sleepy town of St Augustine and transform Floridas entire east coast.This monumental biography tells the story of how one of the wealthiest men in America spared no expense to turn the countrys Oldest City into a highly desirable vacation destination for the rich Upon arrival, Flagler found accommodations in St Augustine to be inferior, so he set out to build the opulent Ponce de Leon Hotel, and thus began his endeavor to attract wealthy travelers to the small southern city He funded hospitals and churches and improved streets and parks He constructed railroads in remote areas where men feared to tread and erected palatial hotels on swampland The rich and famous flocked to Flaglers invented paradise And he had the vision to stretch his new railroad southward, establishing hotels and accommodations along the way.In tracing Flaglers second career, Thomas Graham reveals much about the inner life of the former oil magnate and the demons that drove him to expand a coastal empire that eventually encompassed Palm Beach, Miami, Key West, and finally Nassau Graham also gives voice to the individuals that history has forgotten the women who wrote tourist books, the artists who decorated the hotels, the black servants who waited tables, and the journalists who penned society columns for the newspapers.Arguably no man did to make over a cityor a statethan Flagler Almost single handedly, he transformed Florida from a remote frontier into the winter playground of Americas elite Filled with fascinating details that bring the Gilded Age to life, Mr Flaglers St Augustine provides an authoritative look at an intriguing man and a captivating time in American history. 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    • Mr. Flagler's St. Augustine
    • 1.1
    • 19
    • Kindle
    • 0813049377
    • Thomas Graham
    • English
    • 09 August 2017

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