GCHR Vol. 11, No. 1 (Fall 1995)


Contents


Table of Contents
VoL 11 FaH 1995 No. 1
Articles: Page
Fort Frank Brooke and Doctor Richard McShL’ITY in the
Second Scmtnole War 6
Niles Schuh
An Anebellum Law Reformer: Passages in the Life of
Benjamin
F. Porter 22
Paul Pruitt
The Peculiar War: Civil War Operations at Charlotte Harbor,
Aorida,
1861 ·1865 59
Irvin D. Solomon and Grace Erhart
Uook Reviews:
Edward N. Akin, Flagler: R
Fall 1995 Gulf Coast Historical Review 5
Winthrop D. Jordan, Tumult and Silence at Second Creek:
An Inquiry into a Civil War Slave Conspiracy 99
Paul C. Palmer
Robin D.
G. Kelley, Hammer and Hoe: Alabama Communists
During the Great Depression
102
Robert F. Martin
William
E. Montgomery, Under Their Own Vine and Fig Tree:
The African-American
Church in the South, 1865-1900 104
Mickey Crews
Michael O’Brien,
Rethinking the South: Essays in Intellectual
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James L. Sledge III
Douglas T. Peck, Ponce de Leon and the Discovery of Florida:
The
Man, the Myth, the Truth l07
Sandra Matthews-Lamb
Robert
N . Pierce, A Sacred Trust, Nelson Poynter and the
St. Petersburg Times 109
Bruce Underwood
Hugh Power, Battleship Texas 111
Roger D. Launius
JeJTY E. Strahan, Andrew Jackson Higgins and the Boats
that
Won World War ll 113
Timothy Dodge
Ellen
Tarry, The Third Door: The Autobiography of an
American Negro
Woman 116
Virginia Denton
Hans
L. TrcFousse, The Historical Dictionary of Reconstruction 119
Joseph E. Brent
David C. Weeks,
Ringling: The Florida Years, 1911-1936 121
Lee H. Warner
Lewis N. Wynne, ed.,
Florida at War 123
David C. Weeks
From the Archives:
Billy Skipper meets Tallulah
George Widney 127