* FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An extraordinary new voice in contemporary woman’ s fiction, Courtney Miller Santo makes her magnificent debut with The Roots of the Olive Tree.
Its authors present a new view of. The Gullah ( / ˈ ɡ ʌ l ə / ) are African Americans who live in the Lowcountry region of the U. states of Georgia and South Carolina, in both the coastal plain and the Sea Islands.
They developed a creole language, the Gullah language, and a culture rich in African influences that makes them distinctive among African Americans. Historically, the Gullah region extended from the Cape Fear.