Bibliography

 



 

 

Upheaval in Charleston: Earthquake and Murder on the Eve of Jim Crow,    Susan Millar Williams and Stephen G. Hoffius 


Gullah Cultural Legacies,    Emory S. Campbell

Designs against Charleston: The Trial Record of the Denmark Slave Conspiracy of 1822,     Edward A. Pearson

Charleston Blacksmith: The Work of Philip Simmons,     John Michael Vlach 

Black Majority: Negroes in Colonial South Carolina from 1670 through the Stono Rebellion,     Peter H. Wood

Black Slave Owners: Free Black Slave Masters in South Carolina, 1790-1860, 
   Larry Koger 


City of the Silent,    Ted Ashton Phillips


Slaves in the Family,   Edward Ball

Dear Senator: A Memoir by the Daughter of Strom Thurmond,      Essie Mae Washington-Williams


Charleston in the Age of the Pinckneys,     George C. Rogers


City of Ruin: Charleston at War 1860-1865,     Brian Hicks

Confederate Charleston,            Robert Rosen
A Short History of Charleston,   Robert Rosen


Charleston! Charleston! : The History of a Southern City,    Walter J. Fraser, Jr.
Patriots, Pistols and Petticoats: "Poor Sinful Charles' Town" during the American Revolution,     Walter J. Fraser, Jr.

Lords of Discipline,      Pat Conroy

   

The Invention of Wings,    Sue Monk Kidd
 
North and South,     John Jakes

Charleston,  Alexandra Ripley


Porgy,  Dubose Heyward

Blackbeard the Pirate: A Reappraisal of His Life and Times ,   Robert Earl Lee
 

Under the Black Flag: The Romance and the Reality of Life among the Pirates,  David Cordingly

The American Way of Death,
   Jessica Mitford

Assassination Vacation,   Sarah Vowell

Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All: A Novel,    Allan Gurganus

Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War,   Tony Horwitz

Charleston History/ Nonfiction:
Upheaval in Charleston: Earthquake and Murder on the Eve of Jim Crow by Susan Millar Williams and Stephen G. Hoffius 

Designs against Charleston : The Trial Record of the Denmark Slave Conspiracy of 1822 by Edward A. Pearson

Charleston Blacksmith: The Work of Philip Simmons by John Michael Vlach 

Patriots, Pistols and Petticoats: "Poor Sinful Charles' Town" during the American Revolution by Walter J. Fraser

Charleston in the Age of the Pinckneys
by George C. Rogers

Black Majority: Negroes in Colonial South Carolina from 1670 through the Stono Rebellion by Peter H. Wood

Black Slaveowners: Free Black Slave Masters in South Carolina, 1790-1860 by Larry Koger 

Gullah Cultural Legacies
by Emory S. Campbell

City of Ruin: Charleston at War 1860-1865 by Brian Hicks

Confederate Charleston by Robert N Rosen

A Short History of Charleston
by Robert Rosen

Haunted Charleston by Ed Macy

City of the Silent 
by Ted Ashton Phillips

Charleston Historical Fiction:

The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

South of Broad by Pat Conroy 

The House on Tradd Street by Karen White

Lords of Discipline by Pat Conroy

The Prince of Tides by Pat Conroy

North and South (Trilogy) by John Jakes

 Charleston by Alexandra Ripley

Great Mischief by Josephine Pinckney

Pirates:

Blackbeard the Pirate: A Reappraisal of His Life and Time by Robert Earl Lee

Under the Black Flag: The Romance and the Reality of Life Among the Pirates 
by David Cordingly

Non-Charleston: Medical/Historical:

The American Way of Death
by Jessica Mitford

Assassination Vacation 
by Sarah Vowell 

 


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