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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.
“Going Back the Way They Came”: The Philips Georgia Legion Cavalry Battalion
By author: Richard M. Coffman
Product Code: H800
ISBN: 9780881461879
Pages: 320
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The product of more than a decade’s toil, Going Back the Way They Came is a thoroughly researched, comprehensive book that details the organization of the Philips Georgia Legion Cavalry Battalion unit and its combat odyssey. Using letters, diaries, period images, newspaper articles, archives, and other forgotten sites throughout north Georgia, the author tells the story of this battalion. The result is a highly readable book that takes the reader on horseback through several of the major battles in the Eastern Theater of the Civil War.
“I Will Give Them One More Shot:” Ramsey’s 1st Regiment Georgia Volunteers
By author: George Winston Martin
Product Code: H818
ISBN: 9780881462197
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Pages: 418
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Beginning with the tumultuous events leading to Georgia's secession from the Union, “I Will Give Them One More Shot” follows the 1st Georgia Volunteer Infantry Regiment, commanded by Colonel James N. Ramsey, as it travels from its formation at Macon, Georgia, to what happened to the soldiers and officers after they mustered out in March 1862, concluding with the fate of prominent characters and sites. Appendices list the commands under which the 1st Georgia served during major events in its year of service, casualties in the unit, and a roster of the 1,331 men who served with the regiment.
A Cloud of Witnesses from the Heart of the City: First Presbyterian Church, Raleigh, 1816–2016
By author: W. Glenn Jonas Jr.
Product Code: H925
ISBN: 9780881465914
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Format: Hardback
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The First Presbyterian Church of Raleigh, North Carolina has an important presence as a leading community of faith in North Carolina’s capital city. This book examines the history of the church from its birth in 1816 to present. It is comprehensive and contextualized within the broader national, state, city, and denominational history over the last 200 years.
A Decade of Debate and Division: Georgia Baptists and the Formation of the Southern Convention
By author: Robert G. Gardner
Product Code: P128
ISBN: 9780865544840
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Pages: 121
Product Format: Paperback
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A Decade of Debate and Division covers the tumultuous 1840s when Baptists in the South-Virginians, South Carolinians, and Georgians-decided that Northern opposition to slavery left them with only one option-formation of a new and separate denomination: the Southern Baptist Convention.

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