New PDF release: Anti-Black Violence in Twentieth-Century Texas

By Bruce A. Glasrud

Anti-Black Violence in Twentieth-Century Texas provides an arresting examine the historical past of violence opposed to African american citizens in Texas.

From a lynching in Paris on the flip of the century to the 1998 homicide of Jasper resident James Byrd Jr., who was once dragged to loss of life in the back of a truck, this quantity uncovers the violent part of race relatives within the Lone celebrity State.

Historian Bruce A. Glasrud has curated an crucial contribution to Texas historical past and historiography that would additionally deliver awareness to a bankruptcy within the state’s heritage that, for lots of, remains to be a great deal part of the present.

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