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03.05.02 Coulter, E. Merton, Georgia, A Short History, published in 1935 with enlarged edition in 1947.

Notes Concerning the Author

E. Merton Coulter (1890–1981) was a native of North Carolina who did graduate studies under Frederick Jackson Turner at the University of Wisconsin.  He was for many years Professor of History at the University of Georgia and one of the best and most prolific Southern historians of the 20th century.

Our Review 

Georgia:  A Short History  covers thje subject from earliest colonial times to the 1940s.  The book is a product of scholarly expertise but is also highly readable and entertaining.  Of necessity a good deal of Florida and South Carolina history enters into the story.

Availability of this book

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