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The Resource They called themselves the K.K.K. : the birth of an American terrorist group, by Susan Campbell Bartoletti

They called themselves the K.K.K. : the birth of an American terrorist group, by Susan Campbell Bartoletti

Label
They called themselves the K.K.K. : the birth of an American terrorist group
Title
They called themselves the K.K.K.
Title remainder
the birth of an American terrorist group
Statement of responsibility
by Susan Campbell Bartoletti
Title variation
  • They called themselves the Ku Klux Klan
  • Birth of an American terrorist group
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of how a secret terrorist group, the Ku Klux Klan, took root in America's democracy. Filled with personal accounts unearthed from oral histories, congressional documents, and diaries
Summary
Uses personal accounts unearthed from oral histories, congressional documents, and diaries, to unveil the creation of the Ku Klux Klan in Pulaski, Tennessee, and its spread across the American South
Storyline
Writing style
Award
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2011.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2011
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2010
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
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349899
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
322.4/20973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
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1180
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 7
  • 10
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adolescent
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the birth of an American terrorist group
Label
They called themselves the K.K.K. : the birth of an American terrorist group, by Susan Campbell Bartoletti
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [162]-168) and index
Contents
"Bottom rail top" -- "Boys, let us get up a club" -- "I was killed at Chickamauga" -- "Worms would have been eating me now" -- "They say a man ought not to vote" -- "I am going to die on this land" -- "A whole race trying to go to school" -- "They must have somebody to guide them" -- "Forced by force, to use force" -- "The sacredness of the human person" -- "It tuck a long time."
Control code
2009045247
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
172 p.
Isbn
9780618440337
Lccn
2009045247
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
They called themselves the K.K.K. : the birth of an American terrorist group, by Susan Campbell Bartoletti
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [162]-168) and index
Contents
"Bottom rail top" -- "Boys, let us get up a club" -- "I was killed at Chickamauga" -- "Worms would have been eating me now" -- "They say a man ought not to vote" -- "I am going to die on this land" -- "A whole race trying to go to school" -- "They must have somebody to guide them" -- "Forced by force, to use force" -- "The sacredness of the human person" -- "It tuck a long time."
Control code
2009045247
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
172 p.
Isbn
9780618440337
Lccn
2009045247
Other physical details
ill., map

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