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Video 3 – Thomas Jefferson

Tweet Hello again! Continuing with my academic break from my writing career, here is the next in the series of videos I have produced in my classes. This one focuses on Thomas Jefferson. I hope you enjoy it. Click here … Continue reading

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Video 2 – Nancy Hart

Tweet Continuing with my sharing of historical videos I did for my American Revolution class. This one is on the subject of women in the American Revolution, I chose one near to my heart, Nancy Hart. I was raised on … Continue reading

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Academic break from writing

Tweet Folks I just realized how long I have gone without an update on my blog. I apologize for that. I have been on a break from writing to work on a Masters Degree in History. I am now in … Continue reading

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Review: When the Yankees Come – Paul Graham

Tweet When the Yankees Come: Former South Carolina Slaves Remember Sherman’s Invasion (Voices from the Dust Book 1) Shotwell Publishing Paul C. Graham Reviewed by J. Keith Jones There really is no better foundation for understanding history than reading source … Continue reading

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When Hunter S. Thompson Came to Duke

Tweet Anybody who ever said that history archives are boring obviously never read the posting I am going to share with you in this entry. Recently I was reading the blog for the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript … Continue reading

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Elbert County Public Library Dec. 1

Tweet I just confirmed this week that I will be doing a book signing at the Elbert County Public Library in Elberton, Georgia on December 1, 2012 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.  After the Country Stores article in Georgia … Continue reading

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July 6, 1862 – Pressley Boyd

Tweet To read the entries thus far in the Sesquicentennial series for The Boys of Diamond Hill click here. On July 6, 1862, Pressley Boyd wrote his father from where the 7th SC was camped on the edge of the … Continue reading

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July 2, 1862 on Diamond Hill

Tweet To read the entries thus far in the Sesquicentennial series for The Boys of Diamond Hill click here. Daniel Boyd wrote his father on July 2, 1862 from Fairfax, Virginia. In this letter he talks about the actions of … Continue reading

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Anderson Visitor’s Center Saturday

Tweet Reminder, I will be at the Anderson Visitors and Arts Center at 110 Federal Street in beautiful Anderson, South Carolina on tomorrow — Saturday, June 9. I will be there signing my books. Of course this should be of … Continue reading

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Great Amazon Review of In Due Time

Tweet A great review by R.G. Yoho, author of the Kellen Malone series of Westerns was just posted to Amazon.com. I am so flattered and humbled by such a fine review from an author whose work I respect that I … Continue reading

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