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    • A New Orleans Voudou Priestess

    • The Legend and Reality of Marie Laveau
    • By: Carolyn Morrow Long
    • Narrated by: Ian Eugene Ryan
    • Length: 8 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 59
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 52
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 51

    Against the backdrop of 18th and 19th-century New Orleans, A New Orleans Voudou Priestess: The Legend and Reality of Marie Laveau disentangles the complex threads of the legend surrounding the famous Voudou priestess. According to mysterious, oft-told tales, Laveau was an extraordinary celebrity whose sorcery-fueled influence extended widely from slaves to upper-class whites.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting book, problematic reader.

    • By KJ in Chicago on 05-16-11

    Regular price: $23.77