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Voodoo in New Orleans

Stephen Person

Voodoo in New Orleans

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Published by Bearport Pub. in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religious life and customs,
  • Voodooism,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Recounts the life of Marie Laveau, a voodoo priestess thought to have the power to contact spirits and cast spells.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.

    Statementby Stephen Person ; consultant, Troy Taylor
    SeriesHorrorScapes
    ContributionsTaylor, Troy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2490 .P39 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24803686M
    ISBN 101936087995
    ISBN 109781936087990
    LC Control Number2010004976
    OCLC/WorldCa521745025


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