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Burning faith : church arson in the American South

Author: Christopher B Strain
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2008.
Series: Southern dissent.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the 1990s, churches across the southeastern United States were targeted and set ablaze. These arsonists predominately targeted African American congregations. Using oral histories newspaper accounts and government reports, this book tells the story of the fires and analyzes the events and their aftermath.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Strain, Christopher B., 1970-
Burning faith.
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2008
(DLC) 2008002547
(OCoLC)185033300
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher B Strain
ISBN: 9780813038919 081303891X
OCLC Number: 608736159
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 184 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: 1. fire --
2. fear --
3. faith --
4. doubt --
5. law --
6. strength --
7. hope.
Series Title: Southern dissent.
Responsibility: Christopher B. Strain ; foreword by Stanley Harrold and Randall M. Miller.
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