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Pirate Lafitte and the Battle of New Orleans, The by Robert Tallant
  

Pirate Lafitte and the Battle of New Orleans, The

Robert Tallant

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Pirate Lafitte and the Battle of New Orleans, The by Robert Tallant

A public menace to some and a local hero to others, the Crescent Citys 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.

About the Author

Robert Tallant (1909-57), one of Louisianas best-known authors, participated in the WPA Writers Project during the 1930s and 1940s. Besides Mardi Gras ... As It Was, Tallant also wrote Voodoo in New Orleans, The Voodoo Queen, and The Pirate Lafitte and the Battle of New Orleans, all published by Pelican. With Lyle Saxon and Edward Dreyer he coauthored the famous Pelican collection Gumbo Ya-Ya: Folk Tales of Louisiana.

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Format

Paperback
192 pages
Interest Age: From 13 to 17 years

Author

Robert Tallant
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Publisher

Pelican Publishing Co

Publication date

31st March 1994

ISBN

9780882899312


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