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New Orleans on Parade: Tourism and the Transformation of the Crescent City

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New Orleans on Parade tells the story of the Big Easy in the twentieth century. In this urban biography, J. Mark Souther explores the Crescent City's architecture, music, food and alcohol, folklore and spiritualism, Mardi Gras festivities, and illicit sex commerce in revealing how New Orleans became a city that parades itself to visitors and residents alike.

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Hardcover, 303 pages
Published October 1st 2006 by Louisiana State University Press (first published August 11th 2006)
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