Reconstructing the dreamland : the Tulsa race riot of 1921 : race, reparations, and reconciliation (Book, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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Reconstructing the dreamland : the Tulsa race riot of 1921 : race, reparations, and reconciliation

Author: Alfred L Brophy
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The 1921 Tulsa Race Riot was America's bloodiest civil disturbance of the century. In this text, Alfred Brophy draws on his own extensive research into contemporary accounts and court documents to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred L Brophy
ISBN: 0195161033 9780195161038
OCLC Number: 52145589
Notes: Originally published: 2002.
Includes index.
Awards: Commended for Oklahoma Book Award (Nonfiction) 2003
Description: 208 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword by Randall KennedyAcknowledgementsPrologue1: Seeking Justice and the Origins of the Riot2: "Thinking He Can Whip The World": The Riot3: Picturing the Riot4: "A White Wash Brush and a Big One in Operation in Tulsa": Tulsa Interprets the Riot5: Tulsa Will! Tulsa Will? Tulsa Will Dodge: The Failure of ReconstructionEpilogueNotes
Responsibility: Alfred L. Brophy.

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"Meticulously researched...., A good job of showing how the true history of the riot was whitewashed, and how difficult it has been for white Tulsa-and white America for that matter-to acknowledge Read more...

 
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