South Carolina History



The History of Orangeburg, South Carolina CD

From Its First Settlement to the Close of the Revolutionary War, 1702-1782

by A. S. Salley

This searchable CD is viewed with Adobe Acrobat Reader. Works with any computer.

572 scanned pages. $10.00


HEALING SPRINGS: A History of the Springs and Surrounding Area

by Raymond P. Boylston, Jr.

The story of the springs, from the first time it burst the groundís surface thousands of years ago to the present. More info.




by Mark K. Ragan

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    The Two Worlds of a Former Russian Princess

    by Marie Gagarine

    Softcover $16.95

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    South Carolina: A Synoptic History for Laymen

    by Lewis P. Jones

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    Blackbeard the Pirate

    Blackbeard the Pirate, A Reappraisal of His Life and Times

    by Robert E. Lee

    A fascinating and authoritative study that reads like an exciting swashbuckler. Lee goes beyond the myths and the image Teach so carefully cultivated to reveal a new Blackbeard--infinitely more interesting as a man than as a legend. In the process, he has captured the spirit and character of a vanished age, "the golden age of piracy.264 pages appendixes,  bibliography, index 

    Softcover, ISBN 13: 978-0-89587-032-2; ISBN 10:  089587-032-0, $14.95 

    SOUTH CAROLINA IN THE 1880s: A Gazetteer

    by John Hammond Moore

    Forty four articles from Charlestonís News and Courier which depict the growth and change that took place in the 1880s. More info...

    342 pages. B/w photos. 1989. Sandlapper.

    Hardcover, ISBN 0-87844-069-0, $14.95

    STROM THURMOND, The Public Man
    by Joesph C. Ellers
    This biography of Senator Thurmond explores the colorful career of this individual whose ideas and actions have helped to shape Southern politics. Joe Ellers has been fortunate to work with and for the senator. In this book, Ellers presents a positive public evolution of Strom Thurmond and the South.
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    DORN: Of the People, A Political Way of Life

    by William Jennings Bryan Dorn and Scott Derks

    A first-hand account of Congressman Dornís encounters with major political figures such as Presidents Harry Truman, John F. Kennedy, and Richard Nixon.

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    The Life of General Francis Marion THE LIFE OF GENERAL FRANCIS MARION
    by Brig. Gen. Peter Horry and Parson M. L. Weems
    General Francis Marion was a celebrated Partisan Officer in the Revolutionary War, against the British and Tories in South Carolina and Georgia. This biography, first published in 1824, was written by Peter Horry who served in Marionís brigade as one of his most trusted officers during his guerilla campaigns. Horry gave his manuscript to Parsom Weems who fictionalized the account into a romantic biography. Weems and Horry together tell a tale of the man whose real life was as exciting as any adventure story.
    254 pages. 2000. $9.95 Softcover
    ISBN 13: 978-0-89587-196-1; ISBN 10: 0-89587-196-3




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