“Unfit for the Age”: Charles Gayarré, the Conservative as Satirist

By |2018-12-18T17:45:11-06:00March 12th, 2013|Categories: Conservatism, History, Literature, Stephen M. Klugewicz|Tags: |

Charles Gayarre If Charles Étienne Arthur Gayarré (1805-1895) is remembered at all today, it is for his monumental, three-volume History of Louisiana, which was held in high esteem in its day by the eminent historian George Bancroft and which is still valued today as much for its literary quality as its historical content. [...]