“Alabama: The Making of an American State”
Author: Edwin C. Bridges
Publisher: The University of Alabama Press
Pages: 241 pp.
Price: $39.95 (Cloth); $19.95 (Paper)
For thirty years as the Director of the Alabama Department of Archives and History, Ed Bridges was immersed in Alabama history. Now Director Emeritus, Bridges has finished his magnum opus, a narrative history of the state from 11,000 B.C. to the very present, in time for the Alabama Bicentennial in 2019.