Fire in a canebrake the last mass lynching in America

Title Fire in a canebrake the last mass lynching in America
Names Wexler, Laura.
Book Number DB076435
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Journalist uses archival sources and interviews to portray the July 25, 1946, murder of four African Americans--two men and two women--in Walton County, Georgia. Details the background of the victims and the racial tension after World War II when veterans returned stateside. Violence and some strong language. 2003.
Narrator Young, Chuck.
Local Subject Current Events / Contemporary Issues - CON
Social Needs and Problems - CONP
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Crime & True Detective - CRI
General Non-Fiction - GNF
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Contains strong language.
Contains violence.
LC Subject African Americans - Crimes against - Georgia - Walton County - Case studies
Lynching - Georgia - Walton County - Case studies
Mass murder - Georgia - Walton County - Case studies
Walton County (Ga.) - Race relations
Call Number 364.134 ANF
Language English
Released 2004
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2004 (NLS, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st Scribner trade pbk. ed. New York : Scribner, 2004. 9780684868172
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