Red Summer

Pub Date : 2011-07-19 | Author : Cameron McWhirter | Publisher : Henry Holt and Company

ISBN 10 : 9781429972932
ISBN 13 : 1429972939

A narrative history of America's deadliest episode of race riots and lynchings After World War I, black Americans fervently hoped for a new epoch of peace, prosperity, and equality..

Race Riots And Resistance

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Jan Voogd | Publisher : Peter Lang

ISBN 10 : 1433100673
ISBN 13 : 9781433100673

"Race Riots and Resistance" uncovers a long-hidden, tragic chapter of American history. Focusing on the -Red Summer- of 1919 in which black communities were targeted by white mobs,..

Race Riot

Pub Date : 1970 | Author : William M. Tuttle | Publisher : University of Illinois Press

ISBN 10 : 0252065867
ISBN 13 : 9780252065866

An examination of urban-industrial life in the early twentieth century looks at the Chicago riot of 1919 and explores post-World War I racial strife...

Red Summer

Pub Date : 2006-01-01 | Author : Amaud Jamaul Johnson | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1932195327
ISBN 13 : 9781932195323

This haunting debut collection explores a rash of race riots that swept the United States during the summer of 1919. With a tender lyrical quality reminiscent of the blues, Johnson..

Red Summer

Pub Date : 2008-05-13 | Author : Bill Carter | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9781416566045
ISBN 13 : 141656604X

A vivid, unforgettable account of the danger, pain, and joy of working on a salmon fishing boat and living in a small village on the farthest edge of Alaska Set in the tiny Native ..

On The Laps Of Gods

Pub Date : 2008-06-10 | Author : Robert Whitaker | Publisher : Crown

ISBN 10 : 9780307409164
ISBN 13 : 0307409163

They shot them down like rabbits . . . September 30, 1919. The United States teetered on the edge of a racial civil war. During the previous three months, racial fighting had erupt..