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By Robert C. Clark,Tom Poland,Walter B. Edgar

actually a booklet that might captivate beginners and renew the appreciation of longtime citizens, this breathtaking photographic exploration showcases the fullness of the state's local range, average attractiveness, and human creativity. 2 hundred colour pictures list South Carolina's humans and areas, structure and terrain, natural world, earlier and growth. With a outstanding skill to seize the elegance and spirit of the land and its population, Robert C. Clark's pictures and Tom Poland's textual content craft a piece of artistry and elegance. A foreword through South Carolina historian Walter Edgar enhances the photographs.

From the forests and white-water rivers of the mountains to the cypress swamps of the coastal simple, South Carolina's ordinary wonders shine forth. The state's assorted geography and wealth of rivers, lakes, streams, and marshes are depicted besides such points of interest as an early Upstate snowstorm, vibrantly coloured wildflowers, a reside oak tunnel close to Edisto Island, and cypress needles on a Carolina bay.

South Carolina artisans and performers are featured, as are cityscapes, the technological achievements of the state's industries, and its quite a few leisure possibilities. the amount contains ancient landmarks equivalent to the country residence, Midleton position, Wilcox lodge, and the slave tenement on the Aiken-Rhett apartment, and not more favorite structures—gristmills, farmhouses, common shops, and the state's final coated bridge. the images express humans having fun with track and cultural occasions; re-creating the progressive and Civil struggle; casting, crabbing, and shrimping alongside the coast; and sizzling air ballooning.

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