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Nine lives : mystery, magic, death, and life in New Orleans

Author: Dan Baum
Publisher: New York : Spiegel & Grau Trade Paperbacks, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Nine Lives" explores New Orleans through the lives of nine characters over 40 years, bracketed by two epic hurricanes. It brings back to life the doomed city, its wondrous subcultures, and the rich and colorful lives that played themselves out within its borders.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Baum
ISBN: 9780385523202 0385523203
OCLC Number: 368020886
Notes: Includes reading group guide and an "about this book" that has been updated for the pbk. ed.
Description: xi, 347 pages : map ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Dan Baum.

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"Nine Lives" explores New Orleans through the lives of nine characters over 40 years, bracketed by two epic hurricanes. It brings back to life the doomed city, its wondrous subcultures, and the rich and colorful lives that played themselves out within its borders.

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