"Honest and entertaining; Jackson's idiosyncratic voice sets just the right tone for the general reader. Here is one scholar who knows how to tell a good story, and readers will appreciate it." - Robert J. Jakeman, Auburn University, editor of The Alabama Review"
About the Author
Harvey H. Jackson III is Professor and Chair of History and Foreign Languages at Jacksonville State University. He is author of several books, including Rivers of History: Life on the Coosa, Tallapoosa, Cahaba, and Alabama and Putting "Loafing Streams" to Work: The Building of Lay, Mitchell, Martin, and Jordan Dams, 1910-1929.