Reviews

Author: 
W. J. Megginson
Reviewer: 
Peter Moore

Moore on Megginson, 'African American Life in South Carolina's Upper Piedmont, 1780-1900'


W. J. Megginson. African American Life in South Carolina's Upper Piedmont, 1780-1900. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2006. xvii + 546 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-626-2.

Reviewed by Peter Moore (Department of History, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi)
Published on H-SC (July, 2007)

Much Changed, Much Stayed the Same

Author: 
Walter Edgar, ed.
Reviewer: 
John Inscoe

Inscoe on Edgar, 'The South Carolina Encyclopedia'


Walter Edgar, ed. The South Carolina Encyclopedia. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2006. xxi+1077 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-598-2.

Reviewed by John Inscoe (Editor of _The New Georgia Encyclopedia_, University of Georgia)
Published on H-SC (April, 2007)

The Palmetto State from A to Z

Author: 
Marty D. Matthews
Reviewer: 
Jennifer L. Goloboy

Goloboy on Matthews, 'Forgotten Founder: The Life and Times of Charles Pinckney'


Marty D. Matthews. Forgotten Founder: The Life and Times of Charles Pinckney. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2004. xix + 186 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-547-0.

Reviewed by Jennifer L. Goloboy (Independent Scholar)
Published on H-SC (April, 2007)

Evolution of a Republican

Author: 
Philip G. Grose
Reviewer: 
Fritz Hamer

Hamer on Grose, 'South Carolina at the Brink: Robert McNair and the Politics of Civil Rights'


Philip G. Grose. South Carolina at the Brink: Robert McNair and the Politics of Civil Rights. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2006. xxii + 360 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-624-8.

Reviewed by Fritz Hamer (South Carolina State Museum)
Published on H-SC (January, 2007)

The Tragic Legacy of a Moderate

Author: 
John Hammond Moore
Reviewer: 
Lewie Reece

Reece on Moore, 'Carnival of Blood: Dueling, Lynching, and Murder in South Carolina, 1880-1920'


John Hammond Moore. Carnival of Blood: Dueling, Lynching, and Murder in South Carolina, 1880-1920. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2006. x + 304 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-620-0.

Reviewed by Lewie Reece (Anderson College)
Published on H-SC (January, 2007)

Requiem for the Dead

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