Sons of Mississippi

Sons of Mississippi

A Story of Race and Its Legacy

Book - 2003
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Baker & Taylor
A study of the dark legacy of racial intolerance and prejudice profiles the lives and fortunes of seven white Mississippi sheriffs, immortalized in a haunting 1962 LIFE magazine photograph, who took part in the violence that resulted from James Meredith's attempt to integrate the University of Mississippi, and it influence on their own lives and the lives of their children and grandchildren. 50,000 first printing.

& Taylor

A study of the legacy of racial intolerance profiles seven white Mississippi sheriffs who took part in the violence that resulted from the attempted integration of the University of Mississippi.

Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2003
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780375404610
Branch Call Number: 305.8 Hendrickson 2003
Characteristics: xii, 343 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm


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