A Lynching in the Heartland
Race and Memory in America
ISBN10: 0312239025 ISBN13: 9780312239022 Publisher: Palgrave-Macmillan Published: Oct 1 2001 Pages: 204 Weight: 1.10lbs. Height: 9.75" Width: 6.75" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
After being accused of killing a young white man and sexually abusing his girlfriend, three black teenagers were dragged from the jail by an angry mob, who lynched two of the teens, in a powerful true account that delves into race, justice, and history in America.