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Published: 02 October 2014

320 Pages | 30 hts


ISBN: 9780199778805

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The Great New Orleans Kidnapping Case

Race, Law, and Justice in the Reconstruction Era

Michael A. Ross

  • A perfectly paced "ground-level view" of a once famous, now forgotten kidnapping case.
  • Sheds light on the fluid racial world of Reconstruction era New Orleans.
  • First of the sensationalized kidnapping trials in the late 19th/ early 20th century and first national investigation to feature a black detective.

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