William Norris

Biography

The author, William C. Norris, Jr., a native of Louisiana and resident of New Orleans French Quarter. In recent years he told these stories on the streets and taught them in the Professional Tourguiding class at Delgado Community College. He was graduated from Louisiana State University with a BA and MA, and the University of Southern California with a Ph.D. in Communications in 1971. He has been a storyteller for a lifetime.

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Books

Down In New Orleans: True Stories of a Fabled City
Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 32,280. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
The history of New Orleans told through narratives of the people, places and events that created the city on the Mississippi River with its character and soul. Over 300 hundred years of French adventurers, Spanish colonists and later hordes of Americans, this book reveals their personalities, motivations, agendas, emotions, temperaments and experiences . Surprise and intrigue populate the pages.
Study Guide for the Professional Tour Guide Test City of New Orleans
Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
This book puts the history of New Orleans into easy sections for persons to learn who are preparing to take the test for the City of New Orleans Professional Tour Guide License. The license is required of all tour guides in the city. With easy reference to key dates and persons the Study Guide is useful for self study and course study test preparation.

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