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Author Pitch, Anthony, author.

Title The last lynching : how a gruesome mass murder rocked a small Georgia town / Anthony S. Pitch.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2016]

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Homer Twp PL - Main Adult Non-Fiction - HDBB-1  364.1 PIT    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  364.134 PIT    AVAILABLE
Description xxii, 214 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [202]-204) and index.
Contents Murder -- Monroe -- Primary election -- Stabbing -- Jail -- Ambush -- The FBI steps in -- Hostility and fear -- Major suspect -- Prime suspects -- Sexual relations -- Hoover offensive -- Pre-grand jury -- Grand jury -- Vengeance -- Defective juries -- Eyewitnesses -- Court action -- Afterword.
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Subject Lynching -- Georgia -- Monroe -- History -- 20th century.
Mass murder -- Georgia -- Monroe -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Crimes against -- History -- 20th century.
Vigilantes -- Georgia -- Monroe -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Crimes against. (OCoLC)fst00799595
Lynching. (OCoLC)fst01004334
Mass murder. (OCoLC)fst01011417
Race relations. (OCoLC)fst01086509
Vigilantes. (OCoLC)fst01166910
Monroe (Ga.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Georgia -- Monroe. (OCoLC)fst01217802
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Title How a gruesome mass murder rocked a small Georgia town
ISBN 9781510701755 (hardcover)
1510701753 (hardcover)

 
    
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