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City adrift

New Orleans before and after Katrina

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge, LA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJenni Bergal ... [et al.] ; foreword by Dan Rather.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 168 p. :
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22752561M
ISBN 109780807132845

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