A tongue-in-cheek, lighthearted guide for the uninitiated into the culture and traditions that shaped New Orleans.Rich in tradition, the Catholic faith has been a heavy influence on and unifying force of the culture and fabric of New Orleans from its inception. This book warm-heartedly recounts a light and sometimes-funny view of the city's churches, theology, schools, saints, weddings, funerals, and more.
|Publisher:||Arcadia Publishing SC|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)|
About the Author
Retired from the United States Navy and the United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, as the assistant director of staff attorneys, Higgins is a ranger at the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve and writes a column of humor, satire, and whimsy for the Delta Sierran, a bimonthly publication of the Sierra Club.