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Lords of misrule

Mardi Gras and the politics of race in New Orleans

by James Gill

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Orleans (La.),
  • Louisiana,
  • New Orleans
    • Subjects:
    • Carnival -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History.,
    • New Orleans (La.) -- Race relations.,
    • New Orleans (La.) -- Politics and government.,
    • New Orleans (La.) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-290) and index.

      StatementJames Gill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT4211.N4 G55 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 303 p. :
      Number of Pages303
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL994373M
      ISBN 100878059156, 0878059164
      LC Control Number96032927

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