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Cities of the dead

Linda Barnes

Cities of the dead

by Linda Barnes

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Chivers Press, Curley Pub. in Bath, England, South Yarmouth, Mass., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Orleans (La.)
    • Subjects:
    • Spraggue, Michael (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Actors -- Fiction.,
    • Large type books.,
    • New Orleans (La.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLinda Barnes.
      SeriesAtlantic large print
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3552.A682 C5 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination259 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages259
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2212083M
      ISBN 100745195814, 0745195938, 0792700090
      LC Control Number89034867

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      Artfully interweaving theatrical, musical, and ritual performance along the Atlantic rim from the eighteenth century to the present, Cities of the Dead explores a rich continuum of cultural exchange that imaginatively reinvents, re-creates, and restores ed with fifty-five illustrations, including spectacular photos of New Orleans's famed Mardi Gras Indians, Joseph .   Among the Dead Cities by AC Grayling pp, Bloomsbury, £ This book is going to cause a good deal of annoyance, not least because its extremely sophisticated argument lends itself to being.

      worked to death by the Evremondes, the sister raped, the father dead of shock. When Manette tried to report the mistreatment to the authorities, he was thrown in prison on orders of the Marquis Evremonde. Do you think the situation is hopeless? Will Charles die? Maybe Does Charles blame Dr. Manette for the letter? Illusions shatter—and Sophie and her friends face impossible choices—in this astonishing eighth book in the New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling Keeper of the Lost Cities series. Sophie Foster wants answers. But after a lifetime of lies, sometimes the truth is Released on: Novem


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