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New Orleans

Format: DVD 2004
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
Northland Public Library Nonfiction 917.6335 G51 2004 (DVD)
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Nonfiction
 
Call Number  917.6335 G51 2004 (DVD)
 
 
Summary
Situated in the state of Louisiana on the banks of the Mississippi, New Orleans was founded by the French in 1718, populated with Africans, given to the Spanish and sold to the Americans. This colourful history has given birth to beautiful, multicultural city. Follow traveller Justine Shapiro through the French Quarter, Warehouse District and Garden District to discover the history, drama and legend that is 'The Big Easy' Along the way... Explore the old French Quarter and the cities colonial past, Visit authentic plantations, Attend a voodoo funeral and visit the famous New Oreland cemeteries, Fly over the Bayou to the swamp of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park, Join a float for the famous Mardi Gras street festival.
Contents
Special features: Internet info
Round the world
Travel
Climate
Food
Festivals
Highlights.

Additional Information
Series Pilot guides.
Subjects New Orleans (La.) -- Description and travel.
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] :Escapi,2004
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Globe trekker (Television program)
City guide, travel guide New Orleans
City guide New Orleans
Contributors Palmer, Dean (Television producer)
Lander, Rik.
Dames, Jenny.
Cross, Ian.
Shapiro, Justine.
Knight, Tim (Cameraman), director of photography.
Briggs, Matt.
Portbury, Graham.
Conn, Michael.
Ritchie, Ian.
Pilot Film and Television Productions.
Discovery International (Firm)
Travel Channel (Firm)
Voyage (Firm)
Escapi New Media Studios.
Participants/Performers Traveller, Justine Shapiro.
Other Contributors Camera, Tim Knight ; offline editor, Matt Briggs ; online editor, Graham Portbury ; music, Michael Conn, Ian Ritchie.
Language English
Notes At head of title on container: City guide.
"The French Quarter, Bourbon Street, Congo Square, St Charles Street, Mardi Gras, Garden District, Mississippi River, St Louis Cemetery"--Container.
"Travel guide DVD"--Container.
"Travel and experience the world"--Container.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series Globe trekker.
Program content: c1999.
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; full screen presentation.
Description 1 videodisc (48 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 1932702148
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