The Morris Island Lighthouse: Charleston's Maritime Beacon

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Douglas Bostick, historian and former director of Save the Light, Inc., recounts the stories of the many lightkeepers and their families who braved meager provisions, low pay and grueling conditions living on a small island at the entrance to Charleston Harbor.
ISBN: 9781596294707
Format: Paperback
Publisher: The History Press
State: South Carolina
Series: Landmarks
Images: 87
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 7 (w) x 10 (h)
Doug Bostick is a native of James Island and is an eighth-generation South Carolinian. He is a graduate of the College of Charleston and earned a master's degree from the University of South Carolina. Bostick is a former staff and faculty member of the University of South Carolina and the University of Maryland. He is the author of fifteen books, and his knowledge of history is enhanced by a raconteur's gift for storytelling.
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