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A city's timeless allure

Charleston's beauty covers an ugly past

By Sam Allis
Globe Columnist / March 19, 2006

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CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Here in the Lowcountry, there exists on a gray day a silver light common to Dutch landscapes that ravishes the eye. It illuminates in ruminative fashion the tawny marshes that extend like prairies to the horizon. (Full article: 851 words)

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