The Doctor to the Dead: Grotesque Legends and Folk Tales of Old Charleston

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University of South Carolina Press, 1995 - History - 260 pages
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Twice-told tales about historic Charleston and its African American community.

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User Review  - Nancy - Goodreads

Wonderful years of research into the Gullah tales of Charleston - bizarre yet real! Good introduction to the Afro-American legends of old Charleston! Read full review

Review: Doctor to the Dead: Grotesque Legends and Folk Tales of Old Charleston

User Review  - Stephanie - Goodreads

I'm becoming very fond of old folklore and folktales written in dialect, even if that isn't particularly politically correct. With the rhythm and sound of the accents of different cultures being ... Read full review

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He is a Professor, Department of Construction Management & Engineering, The University of Reading.

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