Reviews

Author: 
Douglas R. Egerton, Robert L. Paquette, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michael E. Woods

Woods on Egerton and Paquette and eds., 'The Denmark Vesey Affair: A Documentary History'


Douglas R. Egerton, Robert L. Paquette, eds. The Denmark Vesey Affair: A Documentary History. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2017. 982 pp. $150.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-6282-2.

Reviewed by Michael E. Woods (Marshall University)
Published on H-SC (August, 2017)
Commissioned by David W. Dangerfield

Author: 
ed. Constance B. Schulz
Reviewer: 
Christopher Sawula

Sawula on Constance B. Schulz, 'The Papers of the Revolutionary Era Pinckney Statesmen Digital Edition, vol. 1: Revolutionary War & Early Republic (1770–1792)'


ed. Constance B. Schulz. The Papers of the Revolutionary Era Pinckney Statesmen Digital Edition, vol. 1: Revolutionary War & Early Republic (1770–1792). Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, Rotunda, 2017. http://rotunda.upress.virginia.edu/founders/PNKY.html. $130.00 (individual license), ISBN 978-0-8139-3892-9.

Author: 
Michael Lewis
Reviewer: 
Fritz Hamer

Hamer on Lewis, 'The Coming of Southern Prohibition: The Dispensary System and the Battle over Liquor in South Carolina, 1907-1915'


Michael Lewis. The Coming of Southern Prohibition: The Dispensary System and the Battle over Liquor in South Carolina, 1907-1915. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2016. 312 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-6298-9.

Reviewed by Fritz Hamer (South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum)
Published on H-SC (April, 2017)
Commissioned by David W. Dangerfield

Author: 
Steve Estes
Reviewer: 
Robert Greene

Greene on Estes, 'Charleston in Black and White: Race and Power in the South after the Civil Rights Movement'


Steve Estes. Charleston in Black and White: Race and Power in the South after the Civil Rights Movement. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015. 232 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-2232-3.

Reviewed by Robert Greene (University of South Carolina)
Published on H-SC (December, 2016)
Commissioned by David W. Dangerfield

Author: 
Sean M. Kelley
Reviewer: 
D. Andrew Johnson

Johnson on Kelley, 'The Voyage of the Slave Ship Hare: A Journey into Captivity from Sierra Leone to South Carolina'


Sean M. Kelley. The Voyage of the Slave Ship Hare: A Journey into Captivity from Sierra Leone to South Carolina. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016. 304 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-2768-7.

Reviewed by D. Andrew Johnson
Published on H-SC (October, 2016)
Commissioned by David W. Dangerfield

Author: 
Larry E. Ivers
Reviewer: 
Michael Morris

Morris on Ivers, 'This Torrent of Indians: War on the Southern Frontier, 1715-1728'


Larry E. Ivers. This Torrent of Indians: War on the Southern Frontier, 1715-1728. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2016. 292 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61117-606-3.

Reviewed by Michael Morris (College of Coastal Georgia)
Published on H-SC (September, 2016)
Commissioned by David W. Dangerfield

The Indian Trade War Reconsidered: Morris on Ivers

Author: 
Thomas D. Wilson
Reviewer: 
Bryan Rindfleisch

Rindfleisch on Wilson, 'The Ashley Cooper Plan: The Founding of Carolina and the Origins of Southern Political Culture'


Thomas D. Wilson. The Ashley Cooper Plan: The Founding of Carolina and the Origins of Southern Political Culture. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016. Figures, tables. 320 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-2628-4; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-2890-5.

Reviewed by Bryan Rindfleisch (Marquette University)
Published on H-SC (September, 2016)
Commissioned by David W. Dangerfield

Author: 
Janet G. Hudson
Reviewer: 
Lewie Reece

Reece on Hudson, 'Entangled by White Supremacy: Reform in World War I-era South Carolina'


Janet G. Hudson. Entangled by White Supremacy: Reform in World War I-era South Carolina. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2009. x + 389 pp. $50.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8131-9293-2.

Reviewed by Lewie Reece (Anderson University)
Published on H-SC (February, 2013)
Commissioned by Phillip Stone

The Legacy of Racial Hatred

Author: 
Emma Hart
Reviewer: 
Peter N. Moore

Moore on Hart, 'Building Charleston: Town and Society in the Eighteenth-Century British Atlantic World'


Emma Hart. Building Charleston: Town and Society in the Eighteenth-Century British Atlantic World. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2010. xii + 274 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-2867-8.

Reviewed by Peter N. Moore
Published on H-SC (January, 2013)
Commissioned by Phillip Stone

Author: 
Benjamin Ginsberg
Reviewer: 
David Dangerfield

Dangerfield on Ginsberg, 'Moses of South Carolina: A Jewish Scalawag during Radical Reconstruction'


Benjamin Ginsberg. Moses of South Carolina: A Jewish Scalawag during Radical Reconstruction. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010. xi + 219 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-9464-0.

Reviewed by David Dangerfield (University of South Carolina History Dept.)
Published on H-SC (September, 2012)
Commissioned by Phillip Stone

Author: 
Earl M. Middleton, Joy W. Barnes
Reviewer: 
Kirstin Steele

Steele on Middleton and Barnes, 'Knowing Who I Am: A Black Entrepreneur's Struggle and Success in the American South'


Earl M. Middleton, Joy W. Barnes. Knowing Who I Am: A Black Entrepreneur's Struggle and Success in the American South. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2008. xii + 183 pp. + 24 pp. of plates. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-715-3.

Reviewed by Kirstin Steele (The Citadel)
Published on H-SC (August, 2012)
Commissioned by Phillip Stone

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

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

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