Bienville's Dilemma: A Historical Geography of New Orleans

Bienville's Dilemma: A Historical Geography of New Orleans

By: Campanella, Richard

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All New Orleans' glories, tragedies, contributions, and complexities can be traced back to the geographical dilemma Bienville confronted in 1718 when selecting the primary location of New Orleans. "Bienville's Dilemma" presents sixty-eight articles on the historical geography of New Orleans, covering the formation and foundation of the city, its urbanization and population, its "humanization" into a place of distinction, the manipulation of its environment, its devastation by Hurricane Katrina, and its ongoing recovery.

Title: Bienville's Dilemma: A Historical Geography of New Orleans

Author Name: Campanella, Richard

Categories: American History [P],

Publisher: UNIV OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE:

ISBN Number: 1887366857

ISBN Number 13: 9781887366854

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Used - Good

Seller ID: 380045