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An illustrated account of the notorious pirate Jean Lafitte's role in the Battle of New Orleans in 1815

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9780882899312, titled "The Pirate Lafitte and the Battle of New Orleans" | Reprint edition (Pelican Pub Co Inc, December 1, 1993), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: An illustrated account of the notorious pirate Jean Lafitte's role in the Battle of New Orleans in 1815

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9780394903194 | Random House Childrens Books, October 1, 1951, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: A public menace to some and a local hero to others, the Crescent City�s most notorious pirate left behind tales and adventures that will give young readers an insight into the life and history of the city during the early 19th century.

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A history of the events surrounding the United States' purchase of the Louisiana Territory from Napoleon during Thomas Jefferson's administration

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9780394903248 | Random House Childrens Books, September 1, 1952, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: A history of the events surrounding the United States' purchase of the Louisiana Territory from Napoleon during Thomas Jefferson's administration

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Product Description: Born in 1794, Marie Laveau reigned as the undisputed queen of the Voodoos for nearly a century.

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9780882893327 | Reprint edition (Pelican Pub Co Inc, November 1, 1983), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Born in 1794, Marie Laveau reigned as the undisputed queen of the Voodoos for nearly a century.

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9780882893365 | Reissue edition (Pelican Pub Co Inc, November 1, 1983), cover price $6.95

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A collection of stories and legends from across the Bayou State, with tales of the Creoles, the Cajuns, the French Quarter, St. Joseph's Day, and the Chimney Sweeper's Holiday

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9780882896458 | Pelican Pub Co Inc, May 1, 1987, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection of stories and legends from across the Bayou State, with tales of the Creoles, the Cajuns, the French Quarter, St.

Product Description: Mardi Gras in New Orleans is an annualexplosion of tumultuous celebration. It began among the French Creoles of NewOrleans, and after the Civil War developed into a city-wide event with thevisit of the Russian Grand Duke Alexis in 1870...read more

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9780882897226 | Reissue edition (Pelican Pub Co Inc, January 1, 1989), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Explores the origins and traditions of Mardi Gras, with its glittering balls, marching clubs, fabulous costumes and parades

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9781417670420, titled "Mardi Gras... As It Was" | Turtleback Books, February 1, 1989, cover price $23.30 | About this edition: Mardi Gras in New Orleans is an annualexplosion of tumultuous celebration.

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Product Description: The tale of the Acadians and their exile from Nova Scotia plays against the backdrop of one of literature's premier love stories in this prose presentation. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Corinne Boyd Dillon (illustrator) and Robert Tallant

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9781565540903 | Pelican Pub Co Inc, December 1, 1996, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The tale of the Acadians and their exile from Nova Scotia plays against the backdrop of one of literature's premier love stories in this prose presentation.

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9781417995851 | Kessinger Pub Co, May 30, 2005, cover price $27.95

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Product Description: One evening unravels a house full of secrets. Mrs. Candy is a kind-hearted widow who rents rooms to a house of interesting boarders on New Orleans' Cairo Street in the 1940s. When she falls for one of them, she accepts dating advice from her dearly departed Mr...read more

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9781455616237 | 2 reprint edition (Pelican Pub Co Inc, March 21, 2012), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: One evening unravels a house full of secrets.

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Product Description: The Crescent City's dark past is as glamorous as ever. New Orleans has never been a city void of drama, from revelers on Bourbon Street to grisly murders. Seven of the most renowned murders of the early twentieth century are collected in this book by novelist Robert Tallant...read more

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9781455616664 | Reprint edition (Pelican Pub Co Inc, September 6, 2012), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The Crescent City's dark past is as glamorous as ever.

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Product Description: Loveable Louisiana humor from a literary master. This comic novel about life in the French Quarter features Mrs. Eustacia Candy Petit, who crashes into Crescent City society after oil is discovered on her husband's property. Money appears to change many things for her and her husband, but Mrs...read more

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9781455617326 | Reprint edition (Pelican Pub Co Inc, October 15, 2014), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Loveable Louisiana humor from a literary master.

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