Wildsam Field Guides New Orleans

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Wildsam Field Guides: New Orleans reveals this one-of-a-kind city through local stories, travel intel and modern lore, seeking out the real and rooted things, what's truly authentic and sharing the soul of a place, for travelers and locals alike. Revel in the eccentric and the vibrancy of New Orleans, including:Iconic dishes and where to find them; Jazz greats and their instrument of choice; A comprehensive list of Mardi Gras Indian tribes; A short story by William Faulkner; A bartender-approved cocktail crawl; Famous cookbooks of the twentieth century; A glossary of only-in-NOLA architecture terms; Letters from Louis Armstrong and Tennessee Williams.
ISBN: 9781495112850
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Wildsam
State: Louisiana
Images: 200
Pages: 144
Taylor Bruce is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Wildsam Field Guides. He grew up on his family farm on the border of Georgia and Alabama. Taylor studied writing at Vanderbilt University, and, after, wrote freelance for magazines such as Men's Journal, Oxford American and National Geographic Adventure, among others. He took a full-time writer's post at Southern Living in 2007. After moving to New York and pursuing an MFA in Creative Writing at Brooklyn College, Taylor launched Wildsam out of his 500-square foot apartment in 2012. The original Nashville guide caught the attention of national media and thoughtful travelers alike, and in 2015, National Geographic awarded Wildsam the "Traveler 50" award. Taylor lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife, Robin, and two sons, Booker and Truett.
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