Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 October 2014

320 Pages | 30 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199778805

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The Great New Orleans Kidnapping Case

Race, Law, and Justice in the Reconstruction Era

Michael A. Ross

  • Offers a glimpse into the volatile racial world of Reconstruction era New Orleans
  • Guides readers through one of the first sensationalized kidnapping trials of the late 19th century
  • Offers fresh insights on the complexities and possibilities of the Reconstruction era