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Men, mobs, and law : anti-lynching and labor defense in U.S. radical history

Author: Rebecca Nell Hill
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2008.
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Compares the anti-lynching movement (epitomized the NAACP) to the movement in defense of labor activists (epitomized by the ACLU), and the rhetorical strategies they used to shape public opinion.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hill, Rebecca Nell, 1969-
Men, mobs, and law.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2008
(OCoLC)609177301
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Nell Hill
ISBN: 9780822342571 082234257X 9780822342809 0822342804
OCLC Number: 209334338
Description: 413 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: John Brown : the left's great man --
Haymarket --
Anti-lynching and labor defense : intersections and contradictions --
No wives or family encumber them : Sacco and Vanzetti --
The Communist party and the defense tradition from Scottsboro to the Rosenbergs --
Born guilty : George Jackson and the return of the lumpen hero.
Responsibility: Rebecca N. Hill.

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