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By Andy Peter Antippas

ISBN-10: 1540209342

ISBN-13: 9781540209344

ISBN-10: 1626192804

ISBN-13: 9781626192805

strolling during the French sector can weigh down the senses--and the mind's eye. The event is far extra significant with wisdom of the area's colourful historical past. for example, the notorious 1890 "separate yet equivalent" felony doctrine justifying racial segregation used to be upheld by means of the Louisiana very best courtroom on the Cabildo on Jackson sq.. within the mid-twentieth century, a tender Lee Harvey Oswald known as trade Alley domestic. one in every of New Orleans' favourite drinks--the sazerac--would now not exist if Antoine Peychaud had now not served his mythical bitters with cognac from his recognized apothecary at 437 Royal. neighborhood writer Andy Peter Antippas provides a jogging historical past of the Vieux Carre, one alley, nook and road at a time.

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