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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.
System control number
(OCoLC)261173677
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.
System control number
(OCoLC)261173677

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