Nine Lives

Author: Dan Baum
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
ISBN: 9780385529600
Size: 21.51 MB
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BONUS: This edition contains a Nine Lives discussion guide.

Nine Lives

Author: Dan Baum
Publisher: Random House LLC
ISBN: 9780385523202
Size: 76.26 MB
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The fascinating world and rich culture of New Orleans come alive through the lives of nine colorful characters spanning 40 years and bracketed by two devastating hurricanes, interweaving the stories of their individual lives with the ...

New Orleans Mon Amour

Author: Andrei Codrescu
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 1565127900
Size: 10.59 MB
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Alas, as we all now know, Paradise is lost. New Orleans, Mon Amour is an epic love song, a clear-eyed elegy, a cultural celebration, and a thank-you note to New Orleans in its Golden Age.

Gumbo Tales Finding My Place At The New Orleans Table

Author: Sara Roahen
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393072061
Size: 64.87 MB
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For Wisconsin native Sara Roahen, a Sazerac is also a fine accompaniment to raw oysters, a looking glass into the cocktail culture of her own family—and one more way to gain a foothold in her beloved adopted city.

Why New Orleans Matters

Author: Tom Piazza
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062447424
Size: 67.44 MB
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In the preface to this new edition, Piazza considers how far the city has come in the decade since Katrina, as well as the challenges it still faces—and reminds us that people in threatened communities across America have much to learn ...

Letters From New Orleans

Author: Rob Walker
Publisher: Garrett County Press
ISBN: 9781891053016
Size: 48.62 MB
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All fourteen pieces, along with additional material and photo spectra, are included in the book.

Gun Guys

Author: Dan Baum
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307962210
Size: 70.60 MB
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Dan Baum is a gun fanatic.

Unfathomable City

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520274032
Size: 13.12 MB
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"This series of atlases is one of my absolute favorites. Vivid, beautiful, and deceptively meaningful, Unfathomable City successfully pushes cartographic conventions. It explores what it means to know a place, not just the street grid.

1 Dead In Attic

Author: Chris Rose
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501125370
Size: 69.86 MB
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"The columns in this book were previously published in The Times-picayune"--Title page verso.

The Accidental City

Author: Lawrence N. Powell
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674065441
Size: 73.91 MB
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Chronicles the history of the city from its being contended over as swampland through Louisiana's statehood in 1812, discussing its motley identities as a French village, African market town, Spanish fortress, and trade center.