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The Resource Red summer : the summer of 1919 and the awakening of Black America, Cameron McWhirter

Red summer : the summer of 1919 and the awakening of Black America, Cameron McWhirter

Label
Red summer : the summer of 1919 and the awakening of Black America
Title
Red summer
Title remainder
the summer of 1919 and the awakening of Black America
Statement of responsibility
Cameron McWhirter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative history of one of America's deadliest episodes of race riots and lynchings traces how black Americans were brutally targeted by anti-black uprisings that culminated in hundreds of deaths and set the stage for the civil rights movement
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McWhirter, Cameron
Dewey number
305.800973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.M47948 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Racism
  • Lynching
  • Race riots
  • United States
Label
Red summer : the summer of 1919 and the awakening of Black America, Cameron McWhirter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A John Macrae Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-338) and index
Contents
Carswell Grove -- Things fall apart -- The world is on fire -- The NAACP -- National Conference on Lynching -- Charleston -- Bombs and the decline of the West -- Ellisville -- Cleveland -- Longview -- Washington -- Chicago is a great foreign city -- The beach -- Like a great volcano -- Austin --Knoxville -- A new Negro -- Omaha -- Phillips County -- Let the nation see itself -- Capitol Hill -- Coda : Carswell Grove
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 352 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780805089066
Lccn
2010042111
Other control number
9780805089066
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
System control number
  • sky237622378
  • (OCoLC)671491689
  • 801187
Label
Red summer : the summer of 1919 and the awakening of Black America, Cameron McWhirter
Publication
Note
"A John Macrae Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-338) and index
Contents
Carswell Grove -- Things fall apart -- The world is on fire -- The NAACP -- National Conference on Lynching -- Charleston -- Bombs and the decline of the West -- Ellisville -- Cleveland -- Longview -- Washington -- Chicago is a great foreign city -- The beach -- Like a great volcano -- Austin --Knoxville -- A new Negro -- Omaha -- Phillips County -- Let the nation see itself -- Capitol Hill -- Coda : Carswell Grove
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 352 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780805089066
Lccn
2010042111
Other control number
9780805089066
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
System control number
  • sky237622378
  • (OCoLC)671491689
  • 801187

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