Ed Southern is the executive director of the North Carolina Writer's Network and a lifelong Carolinian. He is the editor of The Jamestown Adventure and Sports in the Carolinas. His debut work of fiction, Parlous Angels, will be published by Press 53 in the fall of 2009.
Voices from the American Revolution in the Carolinasby Southern
This book uses 27 firsthand accounts from actual participants to show how it felt to fight the American Revoution frm Charleston to Camden, from Charlotte to Kings Mountain, from Cowpens to Guilford Courthouse.Readers hear from self-taught tactician Nathanael Greene, who won the war in the Carolinas without ever winning a battle;from rough-hewn Daniel Morgan, the Continentals' finest battle captain; from Andrew Jackson, whose beating by a British officer may have influeneced American policy decades later; from foot soldiers and Tory partisan David Fanning, and from the dreaded "Blood Ban" Tarleton.
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