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National Parks Assignment - Professor Stemle: Books

This guide will direct you to the resources you need to complete the National Parks assignment

Would You Like Additional Books?

Need more information? Go to the library catalog.


·        Select 'Find books' from the library web page

·        Rather than searching 'All items,' limit your search to books or to e-books

·        Not finding enough books in the Belle Glade library? You can search the entire Palm Beach State College system and request books from the other libraries.  It may take up to ten days to get the books to you.









Many of the books you will need for this assignment will be on reserve at the library


Reserve Books

Douglas, M.S. (2007). The Everglades: River of Grass. Sarasota, FL: Pineapples Press.

Grunwald, M. (2006) The Swamp: The Everglades, Florida and the Politics of Paradise. New York: Simon and Schuster.

Lodge, T. (2010). The Everglades Handbook: Understanding the Ecosystem. Boca Raton: CRC Press.

Petuch, E.J. (2008). The Geology of the Florida Keys and Everglades: An Illustrated Field Guide to Florida's Hidden Beauty. Mason, OH: Thompson.  

                      . (2007). The Geology of the Everglades and Adjacent Areas. Boca Raton: CRC Press.

Porter, J. W. (2002)  The Everglades, Florida Bay and Coral Reefs of the Florida Keys: An Ecosystem Sourcebook. Boca Raton: CRC Press.

Randazzo, Anthony F. and Douglas S. Jones, eds. (1997). The Geology of Florida. Gainesville, FL: U Press of Florida.

Tweed, William C. and Jonathan B. Jarvis. (2010). Uncertain Path: a Search for the Future of National Parks. Berkeley: U of California Press.