Down on the Batture

Down on the Batture

for $ 21.60

21.6 Down on the Batture

The lower Mississippi River winds past the City of New Orleans between enormous levees and a rim of sand, mud, and trees called "the batture." On this remote and ignored piece of land thrives a humanity unique to the region-ramblers, artists, drinkers, fishers, rabbit hunters, dog walkers, sunset watchers, and refugees from Immigration, alimony, and other aspects of modern life.

Author Oliver A. Houck has frequented this place for the past twenty-five years. Down… (more)

Comments (0 comments)

No comment yet. Sign in to post a comment.

Book Details  

Publisher: University Press of Mississippi (May 22, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 205 pages

File size: 3.6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Look for similar items