Jim Crow S Last Stand

Author: Thomas Aiello
Publisher: LSU Press
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Yet the law remained on the books well after convict leasing ended.

Empire Of Sin

Author: Gary Krist
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0770437079
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From bestselling author Gary Krist, a vibrant and immersive account of New Orleans’ other civil war, at a time when commercialized vice, jazz culture, and endemic crime defined the battlegrounds of the Crescent City Empire of Sin re ...

Quest For Sheba

Author: Pearn,
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113619309X
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Published in the year 2005, Quest for Sheba is a valuable contribution to the field of Middle Eastern Studies.

Voices Of Civil Rights Lawyers

Author: Kent Spriggs
ISBN: 9780813054322
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Kent Spriggs, a noted lawyer of the period, gathers stories of legal maneuvers and memories of racial injustices from 26 voices--white and black, male and female, Northern-born, and Southern-born--many of whom share their own defining ...

The Kings Of Casino Park

Author: Thomas Aiello
Publisher: University of Alabama Press
ISBN: 0817317422
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An account of the Louisiana Monarchs' controversial 1932 Negro League baseball season places it against a backdrop of the Great Depression and period of racial tension while addressing claims that they lost the National Championship to the ...

Men Of Mark Eminent Progressive And Rising

Author: William J. Simmons
Publisher: Theclassics.Us
ISBN: 9781230205304
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1887 edition. Excerpt: ... XVIII. REV.

The Great New Orleans Kidnapping Case

Author: Michael Anthony Ross
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199778809
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Recounts a famous kidnapping that took place in New Orleans in 1870, in which a seventeen-month-old white child was taken by two African-American women, and the resulting public hysteria that led to racial tensions, political divisions, and ...

Slaves Of The State

Author: Dennis Childs
ISBN: 9780816692415
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Slaves of the State paves the way for a new understanding of chattel slavery as a continuing social reality of U.S. empire—one resting at the very foundation of today's prison industrial complex that now holds more than 2.3 million people ...