The Rise of Charleston : Conversations with Visionaries, Luminaries & Emissaries of the Holy City.

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Author / Creator: McQueeney, W. Thomas.
Other Authors / Creators:Riley Jr., Former Mayor Joseph P.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: San Francisco : The History Press, 2017.
Local Note:Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2022. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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Table of Contents:
  • Intro
  • Title Page
  • Copyright
  • Dedication
  • Contents
  • Foreword, by Former Mayor Joseph P. Riley Jr.
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • My Childhood Charleston
  • The Second Coming of the Holy City
  • Charleston, from Others
  • Permanent Attaché to the Peninsula Proper: Thomas F. Hartnett
  • A Fly on a Charleston Wall: Henry Berlin and Bernie Puckhaber
  • A House in Order: Speaker Bobby Harrell
  • The Children of Dr. Charlie Darby
  • Alicia Rhett at Home
  • The Knowing Value of Friendships: Baseball Owner Mike Veeck
  • Southern Gentleman: Judge Sol Blatt Jr.
  • By Any Other Name: James B. Edwards
  • Cliff Poole and Charleston's Last Bombardment
  • Charleston's Great Hope: Congressman Tim Scott
  • The Character That Is Frank Abagnale
  • Considering Les Robinson
  • Anita Zucker and the Monument
  • The Man Who Would Be Moses: Mayor Joseph Patrick Riley Jr.
  • Alex Sanders at Large
  • Teaching Responsibility: Yvette and Hillery Douglas
  • The Senator from Charleston: Fritz Hollings
  • The Irish Gavel Banger: Patrick Michael Duffy
  • The Sergeant at Normandy: Carl Cannon
  • Everybody's Cousin Arthur: Arthur Ravenel Jr.
  • The Unchurched Now Churched: Pastor Greg Surratt
  • The Charity of Understanding: Glenn McConnell
  • A Change of "Status": Sheriff Al Cannon
  • The Wind in His Sails: Board of Zoning Appeals Chairman Lenny Krawcheck
  • Reverend Tony Thompson Reformed
  • For Our Following Generations: Kitty Robinson, Executive Director, Historic Charleston Foundation
  • From Vietnam Vet to Irish Pub: Tommy Condon
  • The Time of Jim Rigney
  • The Charleston Night Mayor: Tommy Baker, Entrepreneur
  • Staying Guarded: Bobby Cremins
  • Who Are Our Heroes?: Medal of Honor Recipient Major General James E. Livingston
  • Coaching Life 101: Fisher DeBerry
  • Keeping Up with Keith Waring
  • Knowledge Is Golden: Mallory Factor.
  • Remembering My Father: "Bully" McQueeney
  • Epilogue
  • A Brief Cultural History of Charleston
  • Notes
  • About the Author.