The burning : : massacre, destruction, and the Tulsa race riot of 1921

Title The burning : : massacre, destruction, and the Tulsa race riot of 1921
Names Madigan, Tim.
Book Number DB102500
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation In 1921, a white mob reduced Tulsa's Greenwood community, known then as the Negro Wall Street of America, to a smoldering rubble. The author explores the currents of hatred, racism and mistrust in 1921 Tulsa, narrates the events leading up to Greenwood's annihilation, and documents the subsequent silence that surrounded the tragedy. Violence and strong language. 2001.
Narrator Brown, Linda.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Audience Notes Female narrator.
Contains violence.
Contains strong language.
LC Subject African American neighborhoods - Oklahoma - Tulsa - History - 20th century
African Americans - Oklahoma - Tulsa - History - 20th century
Racism - Oklahoma - Tulsa - History - 20th century
Riots - Oklahoma - Tulsa - History - 20th century
Violence - Oklahoma - Tulsa - History - 20th century
Greenwood (Tulsa, Okla.) - Race relations
Tulsa (Okla.) - Race relations
Nonfiction
Talking books
Downloadable books
Call Number 976.686052 ANF
Language English
Released 2001
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled, Library of Congress, 2001
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2001. 0312272839
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