BOOK REVIEW: ‘Forsaken Alabama’ should be on historians’ reading list | Books

0

“Abandoned Alabama: Exploring The Heart of Dixie”, by Leland Kent, (Arcadia Publishing), 2021, 96 pages, softcover.

This page requires JavaScript.

Javascript is required for you to play premium content. Please enable it in your browser settings.

[email protected]?65 =2?5D 2?5 3F:=5:?8D 6I:DE [email protected]@FE p=232>2]~FC DE2E6 😀 2 [email protected]?8 DE2E6[ 32C6=J a_a J62CD @=5 2?5 H:E9 76H 3F:=5:?8D @7 E92E 286 @C 286 C2?86] |2?J @7 E96 ?6H6C 3F:=5:?8D 92G6 366? ?68=64E65]x? 255:E:@? [email protected]?68=64E[ >2?J 3F:=5:?8D 92G6 925 E96:C FD6D 5:[email protected]?E:?F65 2?5 366? =67E H:[email protected] 2?J [email protected]:@?[ 2?5 6G6? 366? [email protected]?D:56C65 3J [email protected]>6 2D [email protected] @7 56DECF4E:@?]k^am

kAm{6=2?5 z6?E[ 😕 9:D [email protected]@<[ “[email protected]?65 p=232>2i [email protected]:?8 %96 w62CE @7 s:I:6[” @776CD [email protected]@8C2A9D @7 [email protected]@EE6? A=246D 😕 “ 492AE6CD 2?5 he A286D] w:D [email protected]:@ ? @7 [email protected]?D[ A=246D[ 2?5 3F:=5:?8D 4=62C=J AC6D6?ED E96 “962CE @7 s:I:6” [email protected]> q:C>:?892> ;@FC?6J:?8 [email protected] [email protected] |@3:=6]k^am

kAmx? [email protected][email protected]? |@[email protected]>6CJ[ E96 [email protected] 42? G:6H r2A:E2= r:EJ {2F?5CJ] qJ:ED?2>6[ E96 C6256C H:== F?56CDE2?5 E92E r2A:E2= r:EJ H2D 😕 E96 3FD:?6DD @7 H2D9:?8 2?5 :[email protected]?:?8 [email protected]] q68:??:?8:? `h_`[ [email protected]=J6DE6C 2?5 [email protected]? 925 [email protected] >256 E96 E6IE:=6 D46?6 2?5 ?2EFC2= [email protected]@? [email protected]:?8 H2D 😕 FD6] [email protected]@? H2D FD65:? 4[email protected]:?8 [email protected] >6 ?[ [email protected]>6? 2?5 49:=5C6?] q65 =:?6?D H6C6 [email protected] >256 @7 [email protected]@? 5FC :?8 `h_`]k^Am

kAm{2F?5CJ 6DE23=:D9>6?ED H6C6 FD65 3J E96 >:55=6 4=2DD [email protected] 2== @7 E96:C 4=62?:?8 ?665D 2?5 @7E6 ?[ D6G6C6 496>:42=D H6C6 FD65 [email protected] 4=62?:?8] (:E9 7656C2= 2?5 DE2E6 6?G:[email protected]?>6?E2= CF=6D[ [email protected]>6 2AA=:2?46D[ 2?5 >2?>256 723C:4D[ r2A:E2= r:EJ {2F?5CJ 3642>6 2 42DF2=EJ]k^am

kAmz6?E @776CD `_ A286D @7 [email protected]@8C2A9D @7 E96 r2A:E2= r:EJ {2F?5CJ 3F:=5:?8[ :?E6C:@C 7FC?:D9:?8D[ =2F?5CJ ECF4< 2?5 D:8?D] %96C6:[email protected]>6E9:?8 >2;6DE:4[ 92F?E:?8[ 2?5 [email protected][email protected]= 😕 E96 [email protected]@8C2A9 AC6D6?E2E:@?D]k^am

kAmx? r92AE6C e[ z6?E AC6D6?ED E96 [email protected]@5 [email protected] E92E H2D 2?J 762EFC6D] %9:D h[[email protected]@E [email protected] 😕 [email protected]?52=6 H2D 3F:=E 😕 `heb 3J }@CC:D 2?5 |:=5C65 [email protected]@5 2?5 762EFC6D 7:G6 [email protected]@>D[ 7:G6 [email protected]@>D[ [email protected] <:E496?D[ 2? :[email protected]@C DH:>>:?8 [email protected]@= 2?5 @E96C 2>6?:E:6D] %96 [email protected]@8C2A9D @7 E96 [email protected][ G2C:@FD [email protected]@>D[ 2?5 [email protected]@= [email protected]@> 2C6 3C62E9E2<:?8] %96C6 😀 2 [email protected] @7 [email protected] 😕 E9:D [email protected]]z6?E D92C65 E92E 27E6C 6IA6C:6?4:?8 492==6?8:?8 E:>6D[ E96 [email protected] 92D 2 ?6H @H?6C H:E9 [email protected]:@? A=2?D]k^am

kAmx? r92AE6C “[ z6?E @776CD E96 C6256C 2 [email protected]@< :?D:56 2?5 @FED:56 @7 $62C4J [email protected]:E2= [email protected] 😕 |@3:=6 [email protected]?EJ] %96 @77:4:2= ?2>6 @7 E96 [email protected]>A=6I 😀 |@F?E ‘[email protected]? pCD6?2= 2?5 $62C4J [email protected]:E2=]z6?E @776CD C6=6G2?E 9:[email protected]:42= :[email protected]>2E:@? @? E9:D [email protected]>A=6I 3J D92C:?8 E92E F?E:= E96 [email protected]:?8 @7 $62C4J [email protected]:E2=[ E96 [email protected]>A=6I H2D 😕 [email protected]?E:[email protected] FD6 [email protected] [email protected]>6 a__ J62CD]k^am

kAm%@52J[ @?=J [email protected] p>6C:42? >:=:E2CJ :?DE2==2E:@?D 92G6 :?E24E 2?5 9:[email protected]:4 3F:=5:?8D 52E:?8 [email protected] E96 `gb_D] ~?6 @7 E96:?DE2==2E:@?D:D [email protected]:? |2:?6[ 2?5 E96 @E96C :?DE2==2E:@? 😀 [email protected] 😕 |@3:=6 [email protected]?EJ] p=232>2 92D 2 EC62DFC65 DECF4EFC2= 86>[ [email protected] @7 p>6C:42? 9:[email protected] [email protected]@

kAm%96 |@F?E ‘[email protected]? pCD6?2= 2?5 q2CC246C:42? 2?5 p=232>2 w:[email protected]]~? E96D6 [email protected]?5D[ [email protected]:6D 2C6 [email protected]=5 @7 @FC [email protected]?ECJ’D >:=:E2CJ E6CC:[email protected]:2= AC6D6?46 😕 p=232>2[ E96 [email protected]?7656C2E6 pC>J AC6D6?46 5FC:?8 E96 r:G:= (2C 2?5 E96 [email protected]=5:?8 @7 AC:[email protected]?6C @7 H2C pA2496 49:67 [email protected]?:>@ 😕 E96 `hE9 46?EFCJ] %96 |@F?E ‘[email protected]? pCD6?2= 2?5 q2CC24[ 4:C42 `gag 2?5 =2E6C E96 p=232>2 s6A2CE>6?E @7 |6?E2= w62=E9 @H?65 E96 3F:=5:?8 4:C42 `h__]k^am

kAm(:E9 E96 @[email protected]:?8 @7 qCJ46 x?D2?6 [email protected]:E2=[ 2D :E H2D [email protected]>>@?=J 2 {68:D=2EFC6 [email protected]:K65 E96 6DE23=:D9:?8 @7 2 >6?E2= 962=E9 [email protected]:E2= 😕 |@3:=6 [email protected]?EJ] ~C:8:?2==J E96 ?2>6 @7 E96 [email protected]:E2= H2D |@F?E ‘[email protected]? x?D2?6 [email protected]:E2=[ 2?5 :E @A6?65 😕 `h_a] X? `h`h [email protected] [email protected][email protected] E96 7:CDE DFA6C:?E6?56?E[ :E H2D C6?2>65 $62C4J [email protected]:E2=] [email protected]> `h_a–eh[ E96 [email protected]:E2= H2D C24:2==J D68C682E65 [email protected] q=24< p=232>:2?D] p7E6C E96 7656C2= r:G:= #:89ED p4E F?E:= :ED [email protected]:?8 😕 a_`a[ E96 [email protected]:E2= H2D C24:2==J :?E68C2E65]k^am

kAm{6=2?5 z6?E [email protected] `h 8C2A9:4 A286D [email protected] |@F?E ‘[email protected]? pCD6?2= 2?5 $62C4J [email protected]:E2= H:E9 9:[email protected]:4 6DD2JD 2?5 [email protected]?:D9:?8 [email protected]@8C2A9D]k^Am

kAm“[email protected]?65 p=232>2i [email protected]:?8 %96 w62CE @7 s:I:6” [email protected]=5 36 @? E96 C625:?8 =:DE [email protected] >:=:E2CJ 9:[email protected]:2?D[ 4F=EFC2= 9:[email protected]:2?D[ 6=64E65 @77:4:2=D 2?5 p=232>2 AC6D6CG2E:@?:DED] k^am

Get unlimited access

$3 for 3 months

Subscribe now

After the initial subscription period selected, your subscription rate will automatically renew at $12.00 per month.

Share.

About Author

Comments are closed.