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A massacre in Memphis : the race riot that shook the nation one year after the Civil War

Author: Stephen V Ash; OverDrive, Inc.
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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This book presents the racial riots of 1866 in Memphis, Tennessee in which racial violence and fires of homes, schools, and churches devastated the black community, leaving forty-six freed people dead only one year after the Civil War had ended.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen V Ash; OverDrive, Inc.
ISBN: 9780809067985 0809067986
OCLC Number: 1081069521
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 269 pages : illustrations)
Contents: Pt. 1. A city divided. Yankee Memphis --
Rebel Memphis --
Irish Memphis --
Black Memphis --
Pt. 2. The Riot. An incident on the Bayou Bridge : Monday, April 30, midafternoon to Tuesday, May 1, late afternoon --
"You have killed him once, what do you want to kill him again for?" : Tuesday, May 1, late afternoon to Wednesday, May 2, first light --
Fire : Wednesday, May 2, early morning to Thursday, May 3, dawn --
Pt. 3. The aftermath. Recriminations and investigations --
The Riot is history and memory.
Responsibility: Stephen V. Ash.

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This book presents the racial riots of 1866 in Memphis, Tennessee in which racial violence and fires of homes, schools, and churches devastated the black community, leaving forty-six freed people dead only one year after the Civil War had ended.

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