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By Kevin M McCarthy,William L Trotter

From the union of the Chattahoochee and Flint Rivers on the Georgia-Florida country line, the strong Apalachicola River flows unimpeded for approximately a hundred miles to the Gulf of Mexico. on the river's mouth lies Apalachicola Bay and Florida's "Forgotten Coast," recognized for world-class seafood and likely unending miles of pristine seashores, shallow estuaries, and guarded forests.

In Apalachicola Bay, writer Kevin McCarthy takes us in the course of the historical past of the bay's websites and groups. With brilliant colour work via William Trotter, Apalachicola Bay let you appreciate a few actual Florida heritage and spot what makes this "Forgotten Coast" memorable for citizens and viewers alike.

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