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By author: Toni P. Anderson
Product Code: H785
ISBN: 9780881461121
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Pages: 299
Product Format: Hardback
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“Tell Them We Are Singing for Jesus” explores the Christian missionary ideals and convictions that spawned the Fisk Jubilee Singers during the 1870s and guided the ensemble throughout its impressive US and European travels. This historic choral ensemble was sponsored by the American Missionary Association (AMA), the parent organization of Fisk University.
1, 2, 3 TEAM!
By author: Susie Gardner   Illustrated by: Tina Mullen
Product Code: H924
ISBN: 9780881465907
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Format: Hardback
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Zoey has always been the star of the team. She believes she can win games all by herself. But when a new coach arrives, Zoey must learn that it takes more than one player to make a team. This read-aloud book follows one young athlete as she learns how much better it is when all players work together. 1, 2, 3 TEAM! will have your listeners yelling “TEAM” in unison before the final page.
A Killing on Ring Jaw Bluff: The Great Recession and The Death of Small Town Georgia
By author: William Rawlings, William Rawlings
Product Code: H866
ISBN: 9780881464313
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Pages: 272
Product Format: Hardback
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A Killing on Ring Jaw Bluff recounts the rise and fall of Georgia’s rural population as told through the story of Charles Graves Rawlings. His life followed that of cotton-based agriculture after the Civil War and along with it the rise and fall of Georgia’s small towns. From modest beginnings as a liveryman, he acquired nearly 40,000 acres of land, as well as a bank, a railroad, and diverse other businesses. By 1920, he was one of the state’s wealthier men, with a loving wife and family, and powerful political connections. Five years later he was facing a sentence of life in prison for his role in the alleged murder of his first cousin, Gus Tarbutton.
A Killing on Ring Jaw Bluff: The Great Recession and The Death of Small Town Georgia
By author: William Rawlings, William Rawlings
Product Code: H866e
ISBN: 9780881464429
Product Format: Electronic book text
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A Killing on Ring Jaw Bluff recounts the rise and fall of Georgia’s rural population as told through the story of Charles Graves Rawlings. His life followed that of cotton-based agriculture after the Civil War and along with it the rise and fall of Georgia’s small towns. From modest beginnings as a liveryman, he acquired nearly 40,000 acres of land, as well as a bank, a railroad, and diverse other businesses. By 1920, he was one of the state’s wealthier men, with a loving wife and family, and powerful political connections. Five years later he was facing a sentence of life in prison for his role in the alleged murder of his first cousin, Gus Tarbutton.
A Never-Ending Groove: Johnny Sandlin’s Musical Odyssey
By author: Anathalee G. Sandlin
Product Code: H839
ISBN: 9780881462760
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Pages: 362
Product Format: Hardback
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Referred to by the late Jerry Wexler as one of the men most responsible for the Southern Rock sound that came out of Macon, Georgia, in the ’70s, Johnny Sandlin’s music career began in the early ’60s playing with many legendary musicians, including fellow HourGlass band members, Paul Hornsby, Pete Carr and Gregg and Duane Allman. A Capricorn studio rhythm section player, he later became a recording engineer, producer and vice-president of Capricorn Records and head of A&R. Sandlin also produced, mixed, and mastered albums for the Allman Brothers Band, Gregg Allman, Gregg and Cher, Richard Betts, Johnny Jenkins, Elvin Bishop, Wet Willie, Bonnie Bramlett, Alex Taylor, Cowboy, Delbert McClinton, Widespread Panic and many others.

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