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Brothels, depravity, and abandoned women

Judith Kelleher Schafer

Brothels, depravity, and abandoned women

illegal sex in antebellum New Orleans

by Judith Kelleher Schafer

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prostitution -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History,
  • Brothels -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History,
  • Sex-oriented businesses -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History,
  • Sex customs -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History,
  • Women -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Social conditions,
  • New Orleans (La.) -- Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJudith Kelleher Schafer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ146.N6 S33 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17030180M
    ISBN 109780807133972
    LC Control Number2008031983
    OCLC/WorldCa237048367

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