Books

JACKSONVILLE
WHERE THE FUTURE LEADS

Authors: Lilla Ross and Jane Bennett

Published: 2007, Cherbo Publishing Group, 162 pp

 

A  look at how Jacksonville, Florida, balances the needs of a growing city while protecting the wealth of natural assets. Situated on the St. Johns River in Northeast Florida, the city is a center of world trade, a hub for health care, and a base for the U.S. Navy.

PEARL: THE MAN & THE PLACE

Authors: Donald Hutchens & Lilla Ross

Published: 2007,  Newfoundland, Canada, 145pp

A biography of Sir James Pearl of the Royal Navy who served in the Napoleonic Wars and then for a decade became a merchant captain and opium trader in Singapore. He retired to Newfoundland where he became a gentleman farmer. The town of Mount Pearl grew up on his estate.

 
 

Authors: Donald Hutchens & Lilla Ross

Published: 2007,  Newfoundland, Canada, 145pp

A biography of Sir James Pearl of the Royal Navy who served in the Napoleonic Wars and then for a decade became a merchant captain and opium trader in Singapore. He retired to Newfoundland where he became a gentleman farmer. The town of Mount Pearl grew up on his estate.

RIVERSIDE BAPTIST:
THE FIRST 100 YEARS

Author: Lilla Ross

Published: 2008,  Jacksonville, Florida, 61pp

A centennial history of Riverside Baptist Church, Jacksonville, Florida, most famous for its building designed by Addison Mizner using Romanesque, Byzantine, and Spanish elements.