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Charleston Icons

50 Symbols Of The Holy City

By Ida A. Becker

Charleston Icons celebrates the Holy City through full-color photographs and evocative essays highlighting fifty of the best places, foods, buildings, institutions, and inventions that Charleston has to offer. From the four corners of law to sweetgrass baskets, the Spoleto Festival to shrimp, grits, and boiled peanuts, this book showcases what makes Charleston special.

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Book

Availability

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ISBN

9780762747993


Format: Book
Author: Becker, Ida A.
Title: Charleston icons : 50 symbols of the Holy City / Ida A. Becker.
Publisher Date: Guilford, CT : Globe Pequot, c2009.
Subject: Historic buildings -- South Carolina -- Charleston Historic sites -- South Carolina -- Charleston Charleston (S.C.) -- Civilization. Charleston (S.C.) -- Social life and customs Charleston (S.C.) -- Description and travel Charleston (S.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Isbn: 9780762747993 0762747994
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 4
System Items Total: 6
Call Number: 917.57915 Bec
Oclc: 317451822
Upc:
Bib Id: 327495

Format: Book
Author: Becker, Ida A.
Title: Charleston icons : 50 symbols of the Holy City / Ida A. Becker.
Publisher, Date: Guilford, CT : Globe Pequot, c2009.
Description: 100 p. : ill ; 16 cm.
Subjects: Historic buildings -- South Carolina -- Charleston
Subjects: Historic sites -- South Carolina -- Charleston
Subjects: Charleston (S.C.) -- Civilization.
Subjects: Charleston (S.C.) -- Social life and customs
Subjects: Charleston (S.C.) -- Description and travel
Subjects: Charleston (S.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Contents: Charleston Harbor -- Palmetto tree -- Porgy and Bess -- Charleston Renaissance -- Spoleto Festival USA and Piccolo Spoleto -- Joggling board -- Charleston single house -- Seersucker suits -- Dock Street Theatre -- Tea -- Slave Market Museum -- She crab soup -- Gullah -- City Market -- Sweetgrass baskets -- Carolina gold rice -- Plantations -- Oyster roast -- Rhett Butler -- Manners -- Pineapple -- Historic homes and gardens -- Rice spoon -- Philip Simmons gates -- Shrimp boats -- Shrimp and grits -- Morris Island Lighthouse -- Holy City skyline -- Street names -- Preservation societies -- Rainbow Row -- Forts -- The Citadel -- Hunley Submarine -- Beaches and barrier islands -- Golf -- High Battery -- Charleston Battery bench -- Hurricane Hugo -- Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge -- Earthquake bolts -- Boiled peanuts -- Four corners of law -- Livability Court -- Old Exchange -- Festivals -- Cistern Yard -- Charleston receipts -- Benne seed wafers -- Ace Basin.
LCCN: 2009013728
ISBN: 9780762747993
ISBN: 0762747994
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 4
Total Copies: 6
Call Number: 917.57915 Bec