By Carl A. Brasseaux,Philip Gould
As passionate documentarians of all issues Cajun and Creole, Brasseaux and Gould delve into the topography, tradition, and financial system of Acadiana.
In 2 hundred colour photos of structure, landscapes, flora and fauna, and artifacts, Gould portrays the wealthy historical past nonetheless obvious within the sector, whereas Brasseaux’s engagingly written narrative covers the eighteenth- and nineteenth-century tale of cost and improvement within the sector. Brasseaux brings the tale brand new, recounting devastating hurricanes and coastal degradation.
From living-history sights akin to Vermilionville, the Acadian Village, and Longfellow-Evangeline nation Park to track venues, gala's, and crawfish boils, Acadiana depicts a resilient and colourful lifestyle and offers a bright portrait of a tradition that keeps to captivate, allure, and endure.
For all those that are looking to discover those humans and this position, Brasseaux and Gould have supplied an insightful written and visible history.
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