World of toil and strife : community transformation in backcountry South Carolina, 1750-1805 /
Peter N. Moore.
Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, c2007.
xii, 175 p.
1570036667 (cloth : alk. paper), 9781570036668 (cloth : alk. paper)
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Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, c2007.
1570036667 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781570036668 (cloth : alk. paper)
general note
Originally presented as author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Georgia, 2001.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [151]-167) and index.
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Table of Contents
List of Illustrationsp. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
Introduction: William Richardson's Worldp. 1
Prologue: The Lower Catawba Valley, 1540-1750p. 11
Communities, Colonists, and Conflictp. 18
The Boundaries of Communityp. 32
Toil and Strifep. 44
Home Frontp. 60
Beyond Competency: The Rise of the Slaveholding Class, 1785-1800p. 76
New Lightp. 90
Epiloguep. 106
Populationp. 111
Kinship and Migration Networksp. 115
Marriages and Church Affiliation, 1745-1808p. 119
Church Membership and Adherence, 1801p. 123
Notesp. 125
Bibliographyp. 151
Indexp. 169
About the Authorp. 177
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