A Murder In Virginia

Author: Suzanne Lebsock
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393326062
Size: 47.85 MB
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Recounts the events surrounding the dramatic post-Civil War trial of a young African American sawmill hand who was accused of ax murdering a white woman on her Virginia farm and who implicated three other women in the crime. Reprint.

A Murder In Virginia

Author: Suzanne Lebsock
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393042016
Size: 53.97 MB
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Recounts the events surrounding the dramatic post-Civil War trial of a young African American sawmill hand who was accused of ax murdering a white woman on her Virginia farmyard and who implicated three other women in the crime.

The Free Women Of Petersburg

Author: Suzanne Lebsock
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393952643
Size: 50.70 MB
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In a new book that has important implications for our vision of the female past, Suzanne Lebsock examines the question, Did the position of women in America deteriorate or improve in the first half of the nineteenth century?

Cradle Of America

Author: Peter Wallenstein
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 46.40 MB
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In this first single-authored history of Virginia since the 1970s, Peter Wallenstein traces major themes across four centuries in a brisk narrative that recalls the people and events that have shaped the Old Dominion.

Southern Horrors

Author: Crystal Nicole Feimster
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674035621
Size: 74.75 MB
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Southern Horrors provides a startling view into the Jim Crow South where the precarious and subordinate position of women linked black and white anti-rape activists together in fragile political alliances.

Just Mercy

Author: Bryan Stevenson
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
ISBN: 0812994531
Size: 19.11 MB
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. . . The message of this book . . . is that evil can be overcome, a difference can be made.

Justice In America

Author: Mark Peffley
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521134757
Size: 76.77 MB
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Investigates how and why whites and African Americans have such radically different perceptions of the fairness of the justice system.

The Hemingses Of Monticello An American Family

Author: Annette Gordon-Reed
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393070033
Size: 19.36 MB
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Winner of the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize: “[A] commanding and important book.”—Jill Lepore, The New Yorker This epic work—named a best book of the year by the Washington Post, Time, the Los Angeles Times, Amazon, the ...