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The Resource Down in New Orleans : reflections from a drowned city, Billy Sothern ; photographs by Nikki Page

Down in New Orleans : reflections from a drowned city, Billy Sothern ; photographs by Nikki Page

Label
Down in New Orleans : reflections from a drowned city
Title
Down in New Orleans
Title remainder
reflections from a drowned city
Statement of responsibility
Billy Sothern ; photographs by Nikki Page
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Post-Katrina New Orleans hasn't been an easy place to live, it hasn't been an easy place to be in love, it hasn't been an easy place to take care of yourself or see the bright side of things." So reflects Billy Sothern in this riveting and unforgettable insider's chronicle of the epic 2005 disaster and the year that followed. Sothern, a death penalty lawyer who with his wife, photographer Nikki Page, arrived in the Crescent City four years ahead of Katrina, delivers a haunting, personal, and quintessentially American story. Writing with an idealist's passion, a journalist's eye for detail, an
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sothern, Billy
Dewey number
976.3/35064
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV636 2005 .L8
LC item number
S68 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Hurricanes
  • Disaster victims
  • Emergency management
  • HISTORY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Disaster victims
  • Emergency management
  • Hurricanes
  • Louisiana
  • United States
Label
Down in New Orleans : reflections from a drowned city, Billy Sothern ; photographs by Nikki Page
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-334) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A man leaves home -- A stranger comes to town -- "This blues is just too big" -- A dollar short -- Poor, nasty, brutish, and short -- Not in my backyard -- Left to die -- Bring the war home -- The dry run of the apocalypse -- History repeats itself -- Going home -- Oxford town -- I do believe I've had enough -- Everyday reminders -- Second line -- Gideon's blues -- Live from the Circle Bar -- Corporate limits -- Fat Tuesday -- Hard lot -- La Nueva Orleans -- Yours in struggle -- In the parish -- Not resigned -- Epitaph
Control code
180278569
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 346 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435602007
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt21mf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)180278569
Label
Down in New Orleans : reflections from a drowned city, Billy Sothern ; photographs by Nikki Page
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-334) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A man leaves home -- A stranger comes to town -- "This blues is just too big" -- A dollar short -- Poor, nasty, brutish, and short -- Not in my backyard -- Left to die -- Bring the war home -- The dry run of the apocalypse -- History repeats itself -- Going home -- Oxford town -- I do believe I've had enough -- Everyday reminders -- Second line -- Gideon's blues -- Live from the Circle Bar -- Corporate limits -- Fat Tuesday -- Hard lot -- La Nueva Orleans -- Yours in struggle -- In the parish -- Not resigned -- Epitaph
Control code
180278569
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 346 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435602007
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt21mf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)180278569

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