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Dueling in the Old South : vignettes of social history / by Jack K. Williams.


1st ed.. College Station : Texas A and M University Press, [1980] .
ISBN 0890960984, 089096193X, 9780890961933, 9780890960981

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Subjects Dueling -- Southern States -- History.
Dueling.
Manners and customs.
Southern States -- Social life and customs -- 1775-1865.
Southern States.
Description 109 pages ; 23 cm
Copyright Date [1980]
©1980
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-109).
Summary This history of the social custom of pistol dueling in the antebellum South documents the rules for its conduct, its causes, and its typical participants. Also included is a popular dueling code from the year 1838 by John Lyde Wilson, one-time governer of South Carolina.--From publisher description.
Contents Includes: The code of honor / by John Lyde Wilson.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Southern States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6303389
(OCoLC)ocm06303389
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Williams, Jack Kenny, 1920-
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