Against the Tide

Against the Tide

by J.H. Sullivan


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781939521569
Publisher: Strategic Media Books
Publication date: 03/01/2016
Pages: 233
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

J. H. Sullivan is a passionate advocate for improved access to education for children in Africa. As president of a small not-for-profit organization, she sent over 1,000 volunteer educators overseas to address issues of poverty and inequity through education. Julie has a doctorate in international development from Tulane University and she lives in Scottsdale, Arizona with her husband, Alan.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements iii

Foreword v

Introduction vii

Chapter 1 Where the Tide Ebbs and Flows 1

Chapter 2 A Distinctive Brand of Americana 37

Chapter 3 Berean Baptist Church 53

Chapter 4 Lynchings and a Personal Loss 59

Chapter 5 Cap'n Bayton and the Owen Dillard 73

Chapter 6 Bayton's Line 83

Chapter 7 Two Divergent Lives 91

Chapter 8 The Bayton Brothers 97

Chapter 9 Lawson Bay Farm and "Those Fancy Ladies" 119

Chapter 10 Which Side Your Bread Is Buttered 127

Chapter 11 No Mountain Too High 137

Chapter 12 A Year of Surprises 153

Chapter 13 The Loss of the Dr. W.J. Newbill 163

Chapter 14 Burned At Jack's Cove 171

Chapter 15 Hard Times 177

Chapter 16 A Visit To The National Archives 183

Chapter 17 Family Matters And Great Aunt Ruth 193

Afterword 199

Notes 201

Select Bibliography 213

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