"Jeter is to be commended for a valuable contribution to the scholarship of mound research in the Southeast and the late 19th-century history of American archaeology."
"This attractive volume places Palmer's work in historical context and measures its legacy in terms of what it adds to our understanding of the past. . . . It is a highly readable and absorbing account of Edward Palmer, his work, his associates, and his times."
"This thoroughly researched volume is highly recommended to anyoneat any levelwho is interested in the archaeology of the Southeast."