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The Resource At the hands of persons unknown : the lynching of Black America, Philip Dray

At the hands of persons unknown : the lynching of Black America, Philip Dray

Label
At the hands of persons unknown : the lynching of Black America
Title
At the hands of persons unknown
Title remainder
the lynching of Black America
Statement of responsibility
Philip Dray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of lynching in America describes its common use, especially in the southern United States, and discusses the crusade by a handful of black and white citizens to eliminate the shameful practice
Award
Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, 2003.
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160451
Cataloging source
DLC
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Dray, Philip
Dewey number
364.1/34
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lynching
  • African Americans
  • Southern States
  • African Americans
  • Lynching
  • Race relations
  • Southern States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the lynching of black America
Label
At the hands of persons unknown : the lynching of Black America, Philip Dray
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 467-477) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
"A negro's life is a very cheap thing in Georgia" -- Judge Lynch's Law -- To gather my race in my arms -- The compromise -- "Let the eagle scream!" -- Writing history with lightning -- The wisest and best response -- The shame of America -- The tragedy of lynching -- States' rights, states' wrongs -- It can happen here -- Under color of law
Control code
ocm51330092
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Modern Library pbk. ed.
Extent
xii, 528 pages
Isbn
9780375754456
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2003276385
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)51330092
Label
At the hands of persons unknown : the lynching of Black America, Philip Dray
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 467-477) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
"A negro's life is a very cheap thing in Georgia" -- Judge Lynch's Law -- To gather my race in my arms -- The compromise -- "Let the eagle scream!" -- Writing history with lightning -- The wisest and best response -- The shame of America -- The tragedy of lynching -- States' rights, states' wrongs -- It can happen here -- Under color of law
Control code
ocm51330092
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Modern Library pbk. ed.
Extent
xii, 528 pages
Isbn
9780375754456
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2003276385
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)51330092

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