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The last madam : a life in the New Orleans underworld

Author: Chris Wiltz
Publisher: New York : Open Road Integrated Media, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1916, as an ambitious fifteen-year-old, Norma went to work as a streetwalker in the French Quarter. But by 1920 she was madam of what became one of the city's most lavish brothels.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wiltz, Chris
The Last Madam : A Life in the New Orleans Underworld
Newburyport : Open Road Media,c2014
Named Person: Norma Wallace; Norma Wallace
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Wiltz
ISBN: 9781497658509 1497658500
OCLC Number: 881275573
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Dedication; Contents; 1. Lemon Pie; 2. The Tango Belt; 3. Vidalias and the Good Men; 4. Such a Wicked City; 5. My Two Most Exciting Lovers; 6. Squaring Up; 7. Big Mayor, Little Mayor; 8. Big Mo; 9. Birds on the Wire; 10. The Game; 11. At the Mercy of the Trick; 12. Trick of the Trade; 13. A Different Kind of Trick; 14. Out-tricked; 15. Jailbird; 16. Endgame; 17. The Discreet Mrs. Patterson; 18. Tchoupitoulas; 19. Striking Out; 20. Obsession; 21. The Gun; 22. The Last Word; Bibliographical Note; Acknowledgments; Copyright
Responsibility: Christine Wiltz.

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In 1916, as an ambitious fifteen-year-old, Norma went to work as a streetwalker in the French Quarter. But by 1920 she was madam of what became one of the city's most lavish brothels.

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