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The Resource A New Orleans voudou priestess : the legend and reality of Marie Laveau, Carolyn Morrow Long

A New Orleans voudou priestess : the legend and reality of Marie Laveau, Carolyn Morrow Long

Label
A New Orleans voudou priestess : the legend and reality of Marie Laveau
Title
A New Orleans voudou priestess
Title remainder
the legend and reality of Marie Laveau
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn Morrow Long
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 299.6/75092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2490
LC item number
.L66 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A New Orleans voudou priestess : the legend and reality of Marie Laveau, Carolyn Morrow Long
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-287) and index
Contents
Prologue. The "Laveau legend" in print and performance -- 1. The colonial past -- 2. The antebellum city -- 3. Domestic life -- 4. Slaves -- 5. Hard times -- 6. Voudou -- 7. St. John's Eve -- 8. Doctor John -- 9. Prison ministry -- 10. Final years -- 11. Descendants -- 12. The second Marie Laveau -- Conclusion -- Appendix. Louisiana Writers' Project informants
Control code
ocm70292161
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 294 p.
Isbn
9780813029740
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006049004
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)70292161
Label
A New Orleans voudou priestess : the legend and reality of Marie Laveau, Carolyn Morrow Long
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-287) and index
Contents
Prologue. The "Laveau legend" in print and performance -- 1. The colonial past -- 2. The antebellum city -- 3. Domestic life -- 4. Slaves -- 5. Hard times -- 6. Voudou -- 7. St. John's Eve -- 8. Doctor John -- 9. Prison ministry -- 10. Final years -- 11. Descendants -- 12. The second Marie Laveau -- Conclusion -- Appendix. Louisiana Writers' Project informants
Control code
ocm70292161
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 294 p.
Isbn
9780813029740
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006049004
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)70292161

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