New Orleans

New Orleans : A Cultural History

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Examines the multicultural influences that make the Big Easy the least American of American cities, discussing its founders--French and Spanish colonists, Northern adventurers, riverboat men, pirates, and Cajuns--its distinctive Creole culture that influences its language, architecture, and cuisine, and its history as the cultural capital of the American South. Simultaneous.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 250 pages
  • 147.3 x 210.8 x 22.9mm | 408.24g
  • Oxford University Press, USA
  • United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0195301358
  • 9780195301359

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