Voodoo in New Orleans

Voodoo in New Orleans

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by Robert Tallant
     
 

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"Straightforward handling of.. . voodooism in all its manifestations."
--Kirkus Reviews

Originally published in 1946, this intriguing book examines the rites and beliefs associated with voodoo through the legends of the art--its charms, trances, rituals, and difficult-to-explain occurrences.

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"Straightforward handling of.. . voodooism in all its manifestations."
--Kirkus Reviews

Originally published in 1946, this intriguing book examines the rites and beliefs associated with voodoo through the legends of the art--its charms, trances, rituals, and difficult-to-explain occurrences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780882893365
Publisher:
Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/01/1984
Series:
Pelican Pouch Series
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
351,577
Product dimensions:
4.25(w) x 7.00(h) x (d)
Age Range:
15 - 17 Years

Meet the Author

ROBERT TALLANT (1909-1957) was one of Louisiana's best-known authors and a participant in the WPA Writers' Project during the 1930s and 1940s. During the last years of his life, he was a lecturer in English at Newcomb College.

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Voodoo in New Orleans 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
1324 More than 1 year ago
A very entertaining history on voodoo and marie lavaeu in new orleans.Its very old but thats also why I like it.Trust me,its well worth its price.