H-SC seeks to serve the community of scholars researching, preserving, teaching or learning about South Carolina history and culture. The network is a forum for reviews of books, announcements from archives, museums, libraries, and other cultural institutions about programming, research opportunities, research inquiries, public history, organizing conference panels, and discussion of significant themes on the Palmetto State.

Recent Content

Author: 
James H. Tuten
Reviewer: 
Lisa L. Denmark

Denmark on Tuten, 'Lowcountry Time and Tide: The Fall of the South Carolina Rice Kingdom'

James H. Tuten. Lowcountry Time and Tide: The Fall of the South Carolina Rice Kingdom. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2010. xii + 178 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-926-3.

Reviewed by Lisa L. Denmark (Georgia Southern University) Published on H-SC (January, 2012) Commissioned by Phillip Stone

Denmark on Tuten, Lowcountry Time and Tide

Author: 
Winfred B. Moore, Orville Vernon Burton, eds.
Reviewer: 
Rodger E. Stroup

Stroup on Moore and Burton, 'Toward the Meeting of the Waters: Currents in the Civil Rights Movement of South Carolina during the Twentieth Century'

Winfred B. Moore, Orville Vernon Burton, eds. Toward the Meeting of the Waters: Currents in the Civil Rights Movement of South Carolina during the Twentieth Century. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2008. 470 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-755-9.

Reviewed by Rodger E. Stroup (SC Department of Archives and History) Published on H-SC (September, 2011) Commissioned by Phillip Stone

Author: 
Edward J. Cashin
Reviewer: 
Roark Atkinson

Atkinson on Cashin, 'Guardians of the Valley: Chickasaws in Colonial South Carolina and Georgia'

Edward J. Cashin. Guardians of the Valley: Chickasaws in Colonial South Carolina and Georgia. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2009. 196 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-821-1.

Reviewed by Roark Atkinson (Ramapo College of New Jersey) Published on H-SC (May, 2011) Commissioned by Phillip Stone

Author: 
Eugene N. Zeigler
Reviewer: 
Laura Thomson McCarty

McCarty on Zeigler, 'When Conscience and Power Meet: A Memoir'

Eugene N. Zeigler. When Conscience and Power Meet: A Memoir. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2008. xviii + 378 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-744-3.

Reviewed by Laura Thomson McCarty (Georgia Humanities Council) Published on H-SC (March, 2011) Commissioned by Phillip Stone

When Conscience and Power Meet

Author: 
Timothy James Lockley, ed.
Reviewer: 
J. Brent Morris

Morris on Lockley and ed., 'Maroon Communities in South Carolina: A Documentary Record'

Timothy James Lockley, ed. Maroon Communities in South Carolina: A Documentary Record. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2009. xxiii + 142 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-776-4; $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57003-777-1.

Reviewed by J. Brent Morris (University of South Carolina, Aiken) Published on H-SC (March, 2011) Commissioned by Phillip Stone

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