Remembering Milledgeville: Historic Tales from Georgia's Antebellum Capital

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Milledgeville resident and local historian Hugh Harrington leads visitors and locals alike through the fascinating and often bizarre stories of this quintessential Southern town. Whether it is the battle for a bridge, the loss of life and limb by cannon fire or the efforts of the community to fight a fire and save the old statehouse, readers will delight in this journey through the town's important and often colorful past. Harrington's "'Round and About" column has appeared in the Baldwin Bulletin over one hundred times. His work has appeared in Georgia Backroads, Georgia Historical Quarterly, America's Civil War, Muzzle Blasts and other magazines. He is also the author of Civil War Milledgeville: Tales from the Confederate Capital of Georgia and More Milledgeville Memories. He lives with his wife in Milledgeville, Georgia.
ISBN: 9781596290419
Format: Paperback
Publisher: The History Press
State: Georgia
Series: American Chronicles
Images: 15
Pages: 160
Dimensions: 6.25 (w) x 9.375 (h)
Milledgeville resident Hugh Harrington writes weekly history columns for Milledgeville's Baldwin Bulletin, and has published dozens of articles on a variety of topics, including Sir Author Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes, and the American Revolution. This is his third book.
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