Flood Of Lies

Author: James A. Cobb
Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781455617890
Size: 70.19 MB
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This book, written by the lawyer who defended them, reveals the gripping, true story behind the couple's heartrending decision not to evacuate and their persecution at the hands of the government sworn to protect them.

Five Days At Memorial

Author: Sheri Fink
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0307718980
Size: 61.66 MB
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Five Days at Memorial, the culmination of six years of reporting, unspools the mystery of what happened in those days, bringing the reader into a hospital fighting for its life and into a conversation about the most terrifying form of ...

Code Blue

Author: Richard E. Deichmann, M.D.
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1440110328
Size: 68.17 MB
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I was wrong. This book should serve as a warning about what can happen when basic modern conveniences such as power, running water, communications and safety are taken away. - Karen Blessey, MD


Author: Jim Carrier
Publisher: Ranger Media
ISBN: 1508018243
Size: 10.26 MB
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The story traces a remarkable five-day transformation of an infirm institution, caught in a sea of death and indifference, into an island of care and tenderness.

Empire Of Sin

Author: Gary Krist
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0770437079
Size: 58.15 MB
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From bestselling author Gary Krist, a vibrant and immersive account of New Orleans’ other civil war, at a time when commercialized vice, jazz culture, and endemic crime defined the battlegrounds of the Crescent City Empire of Sin re ...

Blood Dazzler

Author: Patricia Smith
Publisher: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 1566893658
Size: 76.98 MB
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A record-setting, national poetry slam champion, she was featured in the film Slamnation, on the HBO series Def Poetry Jam, and is a frequent contributor to Harriet, the Poetry Foundation’s blog. Visit her website at www.wordwoman.ws.

The Spirit Catches You And You Fall Down

Author: Anne Fadiman
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9781429931113
Size: 19.81 MB
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Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction When three-month-old Lia Lee Arrived at the county hospital emergency room in Merced, California, a chain of events was set in motion from which neither she nor her parents nor ...

Courtroom Carnival

Author: S.L. Alexander
Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781455614981
Size: 21.58 MB
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Louisiana's Legal foibles and follies. From Edwin Edwards' outlandish antics to Chicken King Al Copeland's romances, this is a collection of stories about 10 of New Orleans' most memorable high-profile litigants.

Lowering The Bar

Author: Marc Galanter
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 0299213536
Size: 61.71 MB
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Lowering the Bar analyzes hundreds of jokes from Mark Twain classics to contemporary anecdotes about Dan Quayle, Johnnie Cochran, and Kenneth Starr.

Katrina Through Our Eyes

Author: Lori Budo
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781456357610
Size: 33.81 MB
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Trapped inside Baptist Hospital after Hurricane Katrina, staff, patients and family members endured suffocating heat in a facility that lacked running water, sewerage and basic medical services.