Mad Madame Lalaurie

Author: Victoria Cosner Love
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1614230722
Size: 71.54 MB
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But what really happened in the Lalaurie home? Who was Mad Madame Lalaurie, and what motivated her to commit such ghastly atrocities, if in fact she really did?

L Immortalite

Author: T. R. Heinan
ISBN: 9780615634715
Size: 59.47 MB
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"A comedic meditation on what humans do to persist beyond their mortal lives, L'Immortalite is an inventive horror story that vividly brings to life the torrid landscape of old New Orleans."--Cover page [4].

A New Orleans Voudou Priestess

Author: Carolyn Morrow Long
Size: 69.15 MB
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The complex threads of the legend that surround the famous Voudou priestess Marie Laveau are disentangled in a richly textured biography that reveals her less flamboyant, although equally compelling, story.

Shake The Devil Off

Author: Ethan Brown
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 9781429992541
Size: 10.54 MB
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Among the newsworthy elements in the book is Brown's discovery that this tragedy—like so many others—could have been avoided if the military had simply not, in the words of Paul Sullivan, executive director of Veterans for Common Sense, ...

The Lalaurie Horror

Author: Jennifer Reeser
ISBN: 9780615872629
Size: 27.32 MB
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Reeser conducts a spellbinding, poetic "ghost tour" through its chambers, exploring the real culture, cuisine, history, mythology and art unique to New Orleans, while at the same time creating an original story and fictional plot.

Madame Lalaurie Mistress Of The Haunted House

Author: Carolyn Morrow Long
ISBN: 9780813038063
Size: 69.68 MB
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Documents the life of a wealthy French woman living in New Orleans, who was discovered, after a fire in her home, to have starved and tortured her slaves, exploring evidence for her guilt and the social conditions which gave rise to her ...

Spirits Of New Orleans

Author: Kala Ambrose
Publisher: Clerisy Press
ISBN: 1578605105
Size: 33.27 MB
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Since childhood, Kala Ambrose has seen and felt ghosts and restless spirits. During this journey as your travel guide, Kala explores the history of the city and those who decided to make it their eternal home.

Ghost Stories Of Old New Orleans

Author: Jeanne deLavigne
Publisher: LSU Press
ISBN: 0807152935
Size: 41.27 MB
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Combining folklore, newspaper accounts, and deLavigne's own voice, these phantasmal tales range from the tragic -- brothers, lost at sea as children, haunt a chapel on Thomas Street in search of their mother -- to graphic depictions of ...

Memoirs Of My Life

Author: Pierre-Clément de Laussat
Publisher: LSU Press
ISBN: 9780807128701
Size: 53.39 MB
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Memoirs of My Life furnishes rare insights into culture, politics, and everyday life in early-nineteenth-century Louisiana.