The Fabulous History of the Dismal Swamp Company

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Vintage | Dec 08, 2010 | 640 Pages | ISBN 9780307773296

  • Paperback$16.00

    Vintage | Dec 05, 2000 | 640 Pages | 5-3/16 x 8 | ISBN 9780679753056

  • Ebook$11.99

    Vintage | Dec 08, 2010 | 640 Pages | ISBN 9780307773296

Praise

"Here is a narrative history of scope and of abundance, a fascinating story." –The Washington Times

"Vivid. . . . plunges readers into the rough world of colonial capitalism–a world swarming with adventurers, aristocrats, fools, rogues and visionaries all wearing masks of gentility." –The News & Observer (Raleigh)

"A veritable encyclopedia of early American get-rich-quick schemes." –Men’s Journal

"[Royster] is a seasoned stylist, and tells this colorful story in rich detail." –The Washington Post

"Imagine Barbarians at the Gate with lace cuffs." –Wilton Barnhardt

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