New Orleans: The Making of an Urban Landscape / Edition 2

New Orleans: The Making of an Urban Landscape / Edition 2

by Peirce F. Lewis, Pierce F. Lewis
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1930066104

ISBN-13: 9781930066106

Pub. Date: 02/15/2003

Publisher: Center for American Places, Incorporated

In his now classic work of historical geography, published in 1976, Lewis traces the rise and expansion of New Orleans through four major historic periods. This second edition offers a revised and greatly expanded look at this unique community on the Mississippi Delta--"a fearsome place, difficult enough for buildiing houses, lunacy for wharves and skyscrapers."

Overview

In his now classic work of historical geography, published in 1976, Lewis traces the rise and expansion of New Orleans through four major historic periods. This second edition offers a revised and greatly expanded look at this unique community on the Mississippi Delta--"a fearsome place, difficult enough for buildiing houses, lunacy for wharves and skyscrapers."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781930066106
Publisher:
Center for American Places, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/15/2003
Edition description:
second edition
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
775,188
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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