The French Quarter, also known as Vieux Carre, is the oldest and most famous neighborhood in New Orleans. The district as a whole is a National Historic Landmark, and contains numerous individual historic buildings. The book focuses on the landmarks and attractions of the French Quarter, as well as the impact of Hurricane Katrina on that area.This book was created and put into distribution by a team of dedicated editors using open source and proprietary publishing tools. One of the advantages to the way we publish books is that our content is up to date and written by dedicated subject matter experts from all over the world. By adding a layer of screening and curatorial attention to this material, we are able to offer a book that is relevant, informative and unique.