Journal of a Visit to the Georgia Islands of St.Catherines, Green, Ossabaw, Sapelo, St.Simons, Jekyll and Cumberland

Presents a journal by a mid-18th-century entrepreneur and explorer of coastal Georgia, illuminating the region's blossoming as a lucrative rice producer. An introduction places the journal in its historical context, discussing social and economic factors during the period. Includes extensive notes on subjects mentioned in the journal, plus b&w illu