Mad Madame Lalaurie

Author: Victoria Cosner Love
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1614230722
Size: 39.29 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?

Shake The Devil Off

Author: Ethan Brown
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 9781429992541
Size: 78.49 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, ...

Madame Lalaurie Mistress Of The Haunted House

Author: Carolyn Morrow Long
ISBN: 9780813038063
Size: 43.43 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 ...

L Immortalite

Author: T. R. Heinan
ISBN: 9780615634715
Size: 14.13 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].

Memoirs Of My Life

Author: Pierre-Clément de Laussat
Publisher: LSU Press
ISBN: 9780807128701
Size: 78.40 MB
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Memoirs of My Life furnishes rare insights into culture, politics, and everyday life in early-nineteenth-century Louisiana.

The Lalaurie Horror

Author: Jennifer Reeser
ISBN: 9780615872629
Size: 65.91 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.

Six Miles To Charleston

Author: Bruce Orr
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1614232814
Size: 15.89 MB
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Former homicide investigator Bruce Orr follows the story of the Fishers, from the initial police raid on their Six Mile Inn with its reportedly grisly cellar to the murderous couple's incarceration and execution at the squalid Old City Jail ...

Building The Devil S Empire

Author: Shannon Lee Dawdy
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226138437
Size: 62.34 MB
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A major contribution to our understanding of the history of the Americas and of the French Atlantic, the work is also a model of interdisciplinary research and analysis, skillfully bringing together archival research, archaeology, and ...

Ghost Stories Of Old New Orleans

Author: Jeanne deLavigne
Publisher: LSU Press
ISBN: 0807152935
Size: 69.76 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 ...

Pitchforks And Negro Babies

Author: Dale Marcelle
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1524625760
Size: 65.41 MB
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This book is all about the issue of racism, specifically in America. These are personal experiences from different happenings in the history that proves that racism is real. The story tells stories from 1600 to the twentieth century.