From the Inside Flap
"Moores thorough study is a long overdue assessment of the violent transition between the centuries in South Carolina. . . . Even the most notorious episodes included herethe Cash-Shannon duel and the Dawson and Gonzales murdersare illuminated with new detail and placed in their proper historical context."A. V. Huff, professor emeritus of history, Furman University
About the Author
John Hammond Moore has held teaching positions at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina; Georgia State University in Atlanta; and Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. His numerous publications include Columbia and Richland County: A South Carolina Community, 1740-1990.