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The Resource Blood at the root : a racial cleansing in America, Patrick Phillips

Blood at the root : a racial cleansing in America, Patrick Phillips

Label
Blood at the root : a racial cleansing in America
Title
Blood at the root
Title remainder
a racial cleansing in America
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Phillips
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A gripping tale of racial cleansing in Forsyth County, Georgia and ... testament to the deep roots of racial violence in America ... Patrick Phillips breaks the century-long silence of his hometown and uncovers a history of racial terrorism that continues to shape America in the twenty-first century"--
Summary
"A gripping tale of racial cleansing in Forsyth County, Georgia and ... testament to the deep roots of racial violence in America ... Patrick Phillips breaks the century-long silence of his hometown and uncovers a history of racial terrorism that continues to shape America in the twenty-first century"--
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2017.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2016
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2016.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2016
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10526782
Cataloging source
NcU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Phillips, Patrick
Dewey number
305.8009758/265
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forsyth County (Ga.)
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • Georgia
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a racial cleansing in America
Label
Blood at the root : a racial cleansing in America, Patrick Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-284) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Law of the land -- The scream -- Riot, rout, tumult -- The missing girl -- And the mob came on -- A straw in the whirlwind -- The devil's own horses -- The majesty of the law -- Fastening the noose -- We condemn this conduct -- Crush the thing in its infancy -- The scaffold -- When they were slaves -- Driven to the cook stoves -- Exile, 1913-1920 -- Erasure, 1920-1970 -- The attempted murder of Miguel Marcelli -- The brotherhood march, 1987 -- Silence is consent -- Epilogue: A pack of wild dogs
Control code
ocn937452590
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 302 pages
Isbn
9780393293012
Lccn
2016018237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
black and white illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)937452590
Label
Blood at the root : a racial cleansing in America, Patrick Phillips
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-284) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Law of the land -- The scream -- Riot, rout, tumult -- The missing girl -- And the mob came on -- A straw in the whirlwind -- The devil's own horses -- The majesty of the law -- Fastening the noose -- We condemn this conduct -- Crush the thing in its infancy -- The scaffold -- When they were slaves -- Driven to the cook stoves -- Exile, 1913-1920 -- Erasure, 1920-1970 -- The attempted murder of Miguel Marcelli -- The brotherhood march, 1987 -- Silence is consent -- Epilogue: A pack of wild dogs
Control code
ocn937452590
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 302 pages
Isbn
9780393293012
Lccn
2016018237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
black and white illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)937452590

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