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: 
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

Upcountry South Carolina at War

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

Author: 
H. David Stone, Jr.
Reviewer: 
James Baugess

Baugess on Stone, 'Vital Rails: The Charleston & Savannah Railroad and the Civil War in Coastal South Carolina'

H. David Stone, Jr. Vital Rails: The Charleston & Savannah Railroad and the Civil War in Coastal South Carolina. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2008. xiii + 369 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-716-0.

Reviewed by James Baugess (Columbus State Community College) Published on H-SC (January, 2010) Commissioned by Phillip Stone

Author: 
Nicholas Michael Butler
Reviewer: 
Ellen Hartigan-O'Connor

Hartigan-O'Connor on Butler, 'Votaries of Apollo: The St. Cecilia Society and the Patronage of Concert Music in Charleston, South Carolina, 1766-1820'

Nicholas Michael Butler. Votaries of Apollo: The St. Cecilia Society and the Patronage of Concert Music in Charleston, South Carolina, 1766-1820. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2007. xx + 375 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-705-4.

Reviewed by Ellen Hartigan-O'Connor Published on H-SC (December, 2008) Commissioned by Phillip Stone

Author: 
Suzanne Hurley, ed.
Reviewer: 
Tracy J. Revels

Revels on Hurley, 'Dearest Hugh: The Courtship Letters of Gabrielle Drake and Hugh McColl, 1900-1901'

Suzanne Hurley, ed. Dearest Hugh: The Courtship Letters of Gabrielle Drake and Hugh McColl, 1900-1901. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2008. xxxvii +164 pp.p Plates. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-714-6.

Reviewed by Tracy J. Revels Published on H-SC (October, 2008) Commissioned by Phillip Stone

Dearest Hugh

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