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A lynching at Port Jervis : race and reckoning in the Gilded Age  Cover Image Book Book

A lynching at Port Jervis : race and reckoning in the Gilded Age / Philip Dray.

Dray, Philip, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0374194416
  • ISBN: 9780374194413
  • ISBN: 9780374194413 : HRD
  • ISBN: 0374194416 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9780374194413
  • ISBN: 0374194416
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [2022]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- June 2, 1892 -- City in Progress -- A Shadow Cast over My Sunshade -- "I Am Not the Man" -- Southern Methods Outdone -- The Vigorous Pen of Ida B. Wells -- Inquest -- The Author of My Misfortune -- The Blunders of Virtue -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
"A book on a lynching that took place in New York in 1892, forcing the North to reckon with its own racism and eventually inspiring a powerful novella by Stephen Crane"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Lynching > New York (State) > Port Jervis > History > 19th century.
African Americans > New York (State) > Port Jervis > History > 19th century.
Racism > New York (State) > History > 19th century.
Port Jervis (N.Y.) > Race relations > History > 19th century.

Available copies

  • 2 of 4 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Minor Memorial Library - Roxbury.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 4 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Minor Memorial Library - Roxbury 364.1 DRAY (Text) 33630147674977 Adult New Nonfiction Available -


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