History of Barbecue in the South
A University of Virginia graduate student has prepared a thesis documenting the origins of barbecue in the south. Whether you are barbecue pro or amateur, backyard cook or barbecue expert...the attached article will teach something you didn't know about barbecue.
She has documented barbecue from a historical perspective and also included some recipes .
There's even a barbecue bibliography if you would like to research the subject further.