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The Resource Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940, Amy Louise Wood

Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940, Amy Louise Wood

Label
Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940
Title
Lynching and spectacle
Title remainder
witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940
Statement of responsibility
Amy Louise Wood
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wood, Amy Louise
Dewey number
364.1/34
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6457
LC item number
.W66 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New directions in southern studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lynching
  • Violence
  • Hate crimes
  • United States
Label
Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940, Amy Louise Wood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-338) and index
Contents
They want to see the thing done : public executions -- A hell of fire upon earth : religion -- The spectator has a picture in his mind to remember for a long time : photography -- They never witnessed such a melodrama : early moving pictures -- With the roar of thunder : The birth of a nation -- We wanted to be boosters and not knockers : photography and antilynching activism -- Bring home to America what mob violence really means : Hollywood's spectacular indictment
Control code
ocn261173677
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 349 p.
Isbn
9780807832547
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008045194
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940, Amy Louise Wood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-338) and index
Contents
They want to see the thing done : public executions -- A hell of fire upon earth : religion -- The spectator has a picture in his mind to remember for a long time : photography -- They never witnessed such a melodrama : early moving pictures -- With the roar of thunder : The birth of a nation -- We wanted to be boosters and not knockers : photography and antilynching activism -- Bring home to America what mob violence really means : Hollywood's spectacular indictment
Control code
ocn261173677
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 349 p.
Isbn
9780807832547
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008045194
Other physical details
ill.

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