Plantations and outdoor museums in America’s historic South Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, c 1996 Gerald and Patricia Gutek PlantationsSouthern StatesGuidebooks Book. vii, 423 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm. Includes index. Clean, tight and strong binding. No highlighting, underlining or marginalia in text. VG
From the Great River Road Plantations between Baton Rouge and New Orleans to Montpelier Mansion in Virginia, these plantations and villages demonstrate how people lived, worked, prayed, and played decades and centuries ago. In their easy-to-use guide, the Guteks tell how to visit and enjoy sixty-eight such gems of the Old South.
In addition to current phone numbers, times of operation, and admission fees, each entry includes a historical overview, directions for finding the site, and information on restaurants, shops, facilities, and special features. The Guteks also list nearby accomodations and suggest side trips of historical interest.