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6 edition of Charleston"s Greek heritage found in the catalog.

Charleston"s Greek heritage

George J. Morris

Charleston"s Greek heritage

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Published by History Press in Charleston, SC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church (Charleston, S.C.),
  • Greek Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History,
  • Immigrants -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History,
  • Greek Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Social life and customs,
  • Greek Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Religion,
  • Greek Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Biography,
  • Community life -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History,
  • Charleston (S.C.) -- Ethnic relations,
  • Charleston (S.C.) -- Social life and customs,
  • Charleston (S.C.) -- Religious life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementGeorge J. Morris.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF279.C49 G7 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16928441M
    ISBN 109781596295612
    LC Control Number2008027630

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