Unpunished murder massacre at Colfax and the quest for justice

Title Unpunished murder massacre at Colfax and the quest for justice
Names Goldstone, Lawrence.
Book Number BR022582
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Recounts the Easter Sunday 1873 slaughter of more than one hundred unarmed African Americans by white supremacists in Louisiana--none of whom was convicted. Follows the opinion issued by the Supreme Court allowing post-slavery discrimination that continues to this day. Some violence. For senior high and older readers. 2018.
Local Subject Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Young Adult Book - YA
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
Contracted braille
Black Interest - BLK
History, U.S. - 19th Century - HUN
Audience Notes Contains violence.
Unified English Braille code (contracted braille) - UEB
LC Subject African Americans - Crimes against - Louisiana - Colfax - History - 19th century
Constitutional law - United States
Massacres - Louisiana - Colfax
Racism in criminology - United States - History - 19th century
Racism - United States - History - 19th century
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) - Louisiana
Young adults
Braille books
Downloadable books
Call Number 976.367 YNF
Language English
Released 2018
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled, Library of Congress, 2018 (Braille Jymico, transcribing agency)
Original Publication Transcription of: First edition. New York : Scholastic Focus, 2018, c2018 9781338239454
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