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6 edition of Lafitte found in the catalog.

Lafitte

The Pirate of the Gulf

by Joseph Holt Weathersby II, Robert W. Ingraham

  • 288 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by NCUP .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Reference, Information and Interdisciplinary Subjects,
  • Nonfiction,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9388150M
    ISBN 100808404253
    ISBN 109780808404255
    OCLC/WorldCa22098009

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    Château Lafite’s circular cellar room was constructed under the supervision of the architect Ricardo Bofill and inaugurated in Intended for the ageing of wines in their second year, it is characterized by its unusual octagonal shape and an arch supported by 16 columns. It can accommodate up to 2, barrels. book # 't-boy meets jean lafitte' Back in my Little Cajun pals and I rowed a boat to Lake Dauterive and encountered a pirate ship floating in a dense fog that fired a cannon at us, sorta, well, actually it was only me who went aboard and battled the pirates

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Lafitte by Joseph Holt Weathersby II, Robert W. Ingraham Download PDF EPUB FB2

In addition to Father Mississippi, Lafitte the Pirate, and Children of Strangers, he also wrote Fabulous New Orleans, Old Louisiana, The Friends of Joe Gilmore, and was a co-author of Gumbo Ya-Ya, with Edward Dreyer and Robert by: 4.

Although it is true that this book can be difficult to get through with so much detail given, I thank Mr. Davis for all of his thorough research. He discusses several of my ancestors, who were descended from Pierre Lafitte and his mistress, Marie Villard, which was a Cited by: Since little is known about Jean Lafitte, the subject of this biography, the author has relied on Lafitte's own journal written from Lafitte book When I first opened this book, I wondered if I would learn anything knew about this man who is often considered a hero in New Orleans, where I lived for 25 years/5.

Lookup People, Phone Numbers, Addresses & More in Lafitte, LA. Whitepages is the largest and most trusted online phone book and directory. Jean Lafitte (c. – c. ) was a French-American pirate and privateer in the Gulf of Mexico in the early 19th century.

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Jean Laffite, along with his brother Pierre, engaged in piracy and smuggling in New Orleans, Louisiana, and then Galveston Island, Texas, during the ss. The Jean Laffite collection has two components. One component consists of original journals, documents, photographs, and publications allegedly written or owned by Jean Laffite or other Laffite family members.

This book touches on efforts to take Texas from Spain, and does mention Laffite connections to slave-runner Jim Bowie, but the action predates much of the early history of the Republic of Texas. I'd like to get to I continued my pirates theme with this book on the s world of pirates, privateers and the battle over trade in the Gulf of Mexico/5.

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According to his book, Lafitte was born in or near Pauillac, France. He was the son of Pierre Lafitte and Marie LaGrange, who married in LaGrange died the following year, likely while giving birth. The elder Pierre Lafitte remarried in to Marguerite Desteil; they had six children, including Jean s/wars: War ofBattle of New Orleans.

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The loft area works well for children or young adults. Room 24 is located on the second floor and is right next to our second floor shared balcony.