The Family Tree

The provocative true account of the hanging of four black people by a white lynch mob in 1912--written by the great-granddaughter of the sheriff charged with protecting them.

The Family Tree

The provocative true account of the hanging of four black people by a white lynch mob in 1912--written by the great-granddaughter of the sheriff charged with protecting them.

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The Family Tree
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Karen Branan
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

The provocative true account of the hanging of four black people by a white lynch mob in 1912--written by the great-granddaughter of the sheriff charged with protecting them.
The Family Tree
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Karen Branan
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-05 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

In the tradition of 12 Years a Slave and Lee Daniels' The Butler, the provocative true account of the hanging of four black people by a white lynch mob in 1912—written by the great-granddaughter of the Sheriff charged with protecting them. Hamilton County, Georgia, 1912. A white man, the beloved
Listening to the Movement
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Ted Lewis, Carl Stauffer
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-19 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Restorative justice is spreading like wildfire across the globe. How can we explain this burst of energy? This anthology makes the bold claim that restorative justice is a vibrant social justice movement. It is more than a great idea gone viral, more than the extension of the legal system, and
Black Rights in the Reconstruction Era
Language: en
Pages: 130
Authors: Vanessa Holloway
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-20 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

The book systematically goes through the post-Civil War laws; discuss their origins, meanings, and court interpretations; and integrates them into a historical narrative to highlight the legal and constitutional issues involving Reconstruction and the black experience and the problems of federalism, states’ rights, and civil rights.
Slavery's Descendants
Language: en
Pages: 293
Authors: Jill Strauss
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-10 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Race remains a potent and divisive force in our society. Whether it is the shooting of minority people by the police, the mass incarceration of people of color, or the recent KKK rallies that have been in the news, it is clear that the scars from the United States’ histories