A Gullah Guide to Charleston: Walking Through Black History

A Gullah Guide to Charleston: Walking Through Black History

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by Alphonso Brown
     
 

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Join Alphonso Brown, owner and operator of Gullah Tours, Inc., on three accessible walking tours and a bonus driving tour through the places, history and lore relevant to the rich and varied contributions of black Charlestonians.
Visit Denmark Vesey's home, Catfish Row, the Old Slave Mart and the Market; learn about the sweetgrass basket makers, the Aiken-Rhett…  See more details below

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Join Alphonso Brown, owner and operator of Gullah Tours, Inc., on three accessible walking tours and a bonus driving tour through the places, history and lore relevant to the rich and varied contributions of black Charlestonians.
Visit Denmark Vesey's home, Catfish Row, the Old Slave Mart and the Market; learn about the sweetgrass basket makers, the Aiken-Rhett House slave quarters, black slave owners and blacksmith Philip Simmons. Brown's distinctive narration, combined with detailed maps and vibrant descriptions in native Gullah, make this a unique and enjoyable way to experience the Holy City.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014052870
Publisher:
The History Press, Inc.
Publication date:
01/25/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
160
File size:
7 MB

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