Our books and maps are not intended to be a complete collection of information, however, the collection contains a number of books that are either self-published or out of print.
The majority of the books in this section were written by Ed Winn. Mr. Winn is a friend, lifelong Florida resident who grew up on the river has studied it and written about it for more than 50 years
This Ed Winn book introduces the reader to Menendez who was a fierce explorer and a harsh governor it begins with Pedro being named Captain General of The West Indies fleet by the King and his defeat of the French and the destruction of Fort Caroline in 1565. The book goes on to detail the escapades of the warrior governor until 1575.
Our books and maps are not intended to be a complete collection of information, however, it contains a number of books that are either self-published or out of print.
This area is dedicated to the stories and lives of the people who have lived here in Central Florida and contributed to life of the area.
Maps that show the Florida of the past and the relevant river paths.