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The Resource The year before the flood : a story of New Orleans, Ned Sublette

The year before the flood : a story of New Orleans, Ned Sublette

Label
The year before the flood : a story of New Orleans
Title
The year before the flood
Title remainder
a story of New Orleans
Statement of responsibility
Ned Sublette
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With a style the "Los Angeles Times "calls as "vivid and fast-moving as the music he loves," Ned Sublette's powerful new book drives the reader through the potholed, sinking streets of the United States's least-typical city. In this eagerly awaited follow-up to "The World That Made New Orleans," Sublette's award-winning history of the Crescent City's colonial years, he traces an arc of his own experience, from the white supremacy of segregated 1950s Louisiana through the funky year of 2004-2005--the last year New Orleans was whole. By turns irreverent, joyous, darkly comic, passionate, and pol
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
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1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sublette, Ned
Dewey number
780.9763/35
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3477.8.N44
LC item number
Y43 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular music
  • Musicology
  • Musicians
  • Music
  • Music
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • MUSIC
  • Music
  • Music
  • Musicians
  • Musicology
  • Popular music
  • Social conditions
  • Louisiana
Label
The year before the flood : a story of New Orleans, Ned Sublette
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Front Cover; Front Flap; Title Page; Copyright; CONTENTS; Introduction; PART I NACKATISH; 1 Jump Jim Crow; 2 Are You a Yankee or Are You a Rebel?; 3 The Good Darkey; 4 Made Out of Mud; 5 Tell It Like It Is; PART II THE YEAR BEFORE THE FLOOD; 6 Constance Street; 7 Ivan the Terrible; 8 Elysian Blues; 9 The Kalunga Line; 10 Creative Destruction; 11 Whips and Ice; 12 The Day of the Dead; 13 The Blizzard of '04; 14 King Kong; 15 The Heart of the Pranks; 16 The Wild West; 17 The End Is Near So Drink a Beer; 18 Frankly, I Doubt Any of It Happened; 19 The Strain of the Festival; 20 Super Sunday
Control code
437342475
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 452 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781569763230
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 536437
  • 76b74e20-3393-44f7-89a0-e33f25273d89
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437342475
Label
The year before the flood : a story of New Orleans, Ned Sublette
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Front Cover; Front Flap; Title Page; Copyright; CONTENTS; Introduction; PART I NACKATISH; 1 Jump Jim Crow; 2 Are You a Yankee or Are You a Rebel?; 3 The Good Darkey; 4 Made Out of Mud; 5 Tell It Like It Is; PART II THE YEAR BEFORE THE FLOOD; 6 Constance Street; 7 Ivan the Terrible; 8 Elysian Blues; 9 The Kalunga Line; 10 Creative Destruction; 11 Whips and Ice; 12 The Day of the Dead; 13 The Blizzard of '04; 14 King Kong; 15 The Heart of the Pranks; 16 The Wild West; 17 The End Is Near So Drink a Beer; 18 Frankly, I Doubt Any of It Happened; 19 The Strain of the Festival; 20 Super Sunday
Control code
437342475
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 452 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781569763230
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 536437
  • 76b74e20-3393-44f7-89a0-e33f25273d89
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437342475

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