By Jay Edwards
Drawn at once from tourists’ bills, ancient maps, and criminal records, the volume’s copious entries rfile what would truly were heard and visible by way of the peoples of the Louisiana territory. Newly produced diagrams and drawings in addition to reproductions of unique eighteenth- and nineteenth-century files and ancient American structures Surveys improve realizing. 16 topic indexes record identical English phrases for simple entry to suitable Creole translations. A Creole Lexicon is a useful source for exploring and protecting Louisiana’s cultural heritage.
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