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: 
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

Author: 
Tom Moore Craig, ed.
Reviewer: 
Tracy J. Revels

Revels on Craig, 'Upcountry South Carolina Goes to War: Letters of the Anderson, Brockman, and Moore Families, 1853-1865'


Tom Moore Craig, ed. Upcountry South Carolina Goes to War: Letters of the Anderson, Brockman, and Moore Families, 1853-1865. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2009. 190 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-798-6.

Reviewed by Tracy J. Revels (Wofford College)
Published on H-SC (September, 2010)
Commissioned by Phillip Stone

Author: 
Ernest F. Hollings, Kirk Victor
Reviewer: 
Meredith Daniel

Daniel on Hollings and Victor, 'Making Government Work'


Ernest F. Hollings, Kirk Victor. Making Government Work. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2008. 360 pp. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-760-3.

Reviewed by Meredith Daniel (Piedmont Technical College)
Published on H-SC (February, 2010)
Commissioned by Phillip Stone

Making Government Work

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