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A death in Texas : murder, race, and a small town's struggle for redemption

Author: Dina Temple-Raston
Publisher: New York : H. Holt, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Relates the brutal murder of James Byrd, Jr., a forty-nine-year-old black man who was chained to a truck and dragged down a country road by a trio of young white men, as seen through the eyes of Sheriff Billy Rowles.
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Named Person: James Byrd; James Byrd, Jr.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dina Temple-Raston
ISBN: 0805066527 : HRD 9780805066524 : HRD
OCLC Number: 436844854
Description: 316 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Dina Temple-Raston.

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Relates the brutal murder of James Byrd, Jr., a forty-nine-year-old black man who was chained to a truck and dragged down a country road by a trio of young white men, as seen through the eyes of Sheriff Billy Rowles.

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