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Voodoo queen : the spirited lives of Marie Laveau, by Martha Ward

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Voodoo queen : the spirited lives of Marie Laveau
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Voodoo queen
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the spirited lives of Marie Laveau
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by Martha Ward
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Title
Voodoo queen
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Summary
A dual portrait explores the lives of the Marie Laveaus, mother and daughter of the same name who became leaders of indigenous American religious and spiritual traditions in nineteenth-century Creole New Orleans
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DLC
Dewey number
  • 299.6/75/092
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2490
LC item number
.W37 2004
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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adult
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the spirited lives of Marie Laveau
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by Martha Ward
Voodoo queen : the spirited lives of Marie Laveau, by Martha Ward
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Voodoo queen : the spirited lives of Marie Laveau, by Martha Ward
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 196-225) and index
Contents
Who in heaven or hell, Africa or France, was Marie Leveau? -- Catholic in the morning, voodoo by night -- Working wife, widow, mistress, and voodoo divorce -- Marie Laveau brings the New Orleans Saints to town -- Color schemes and protection policies on St. Ann Street -- Freedom la mode, la Marie -- Life in the cities of the dead -- At the altar of love and luck -- Madame Laveau's prayers, poisons, and political pull -- How John, the Devil, and Mam'zelle Marie hoodooed the media -- A tale of two sisters -- The last queen of the voodoos returns from the dead -- Postscript : events in the lives of the Marie Laveaus -- At the end : recognition and respect
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
xvii, 246 p.
Isbn
9781578066292
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003018292
Other physical details
ill., 1 map

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