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  • Slavery by another name : the re-enslavement of Black people in America from the Civil War to World War II / Douglas A. Blackmon.

    Slavery by another name : the re-enslavement of Black people in America from the Civil War to World War II / Douglas A. Blackmon.2008

    by Douglas A Blackmon

    (5,610)

    BOOK

    Call #: 305.896 BLA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Slavery by another name [DVD]

    Slavery by another name2012

    Summary: Challenges one of America's most cherished assumptions, the belief that slavery in the U.S. ended with Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, by telling the harrowing story of how, in the...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 305.896 SLA

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The murder of Emmett Till [DVD]

    The murder of Emmett Till2004

    Summary: The murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till, a black boy who whistled at a white woman in a Mississippi grocery store in 1955, was a powerful catalyst for the civil rights movement. Although Till's killers...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 364.134 MUR

    Location: Adult Displays - Near Adult DVDs

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  • The family tree : a lynching in Georgia, a legacy of secrets, and my search for the truth

    The family tree : a lynching in Georgia, a legacy of secrets, and my search for the truth2016

    by Karen Branan

    (195)

    Summary: "In the tradition of Slaves in the Family, the provocative true account of the hanging of four black people by a white lynch mob in 1912--written by the great-granddaughter of the sheriff charged...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.134 BRA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Birmingham Sunday

    Birmingham Sunday2010

    by Larry Dane Brimner

    (145)

    Summary: Learn about the bomb blast that rocked the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church on Sunday morning, September 15, 1963, killing four young girls.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 323.1 BRI

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

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  • Simeon's story : an eyewitness account of the kidnapping of Emmett Till

    Simeon's story : an eyewitness account of the kidnapping of Emmett Till2010

    by Simeon Wright

    (204)

    Summary: Documents the 1955 kidnapping and murder of teenage Emmett Till as remembered by his cousin, sharing descriptions of life in period Mississippi and how the ensuing murder trial became a catalyst for the civil rights movement.

    BOOK

    Call #: 305.896 WRI YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Unpunished murder : massacre at Colfax and the quest for justice

    Unpunished murder : massacre at Colfax and the quest for justice2018

    by Lawrence Goldstone

    (123)

    Summary: On Easter Sunday of 1873, just eight years after the Civil War ended, a band of white supremacists marched into Grant Parish, Louisiana, and massacred over one hundred unarmed African Americans. The...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 976.3 GOL YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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