Redemption the last battle of the Civil War

Title Redemption the last battle of the Civil War
Names Lemann, Nicholas.
Book Number DB063905
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Chronicles post-Civil War Reconstruction's degeneration into Jim Crow laws. Describes the 1873 Easter Sunday massacre in Colfax, Louisiana, and the armed campaign of racial violence. Highlights the attempts of former Union general Adelbert Ames, governor of Mississippi, to preserve black civil rights. Violence and some strong language. 2006.
Narrator Synnestvedt, Erik.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Contains strong language.
Contains violence.
LC Subject African Americans - Civil rights - Southern States - History
African Americans - Segregation - Southern States - History
Violence - Southern States - History - 19th century
Southern States - History - 1865-1951
Southern States - Politics and government - 1865-1950
Southern States - Race relations - History - 19th century
Call Number 975.00496073 ANF
Language English
Released 2006
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2006 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2006. 0374248559
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