Wilmington's lie : the murderous coup of 1898 and the rise of white supremacy

"By 1898 Wilmington, North Carolina, was a shining example of a mixed-race community-a bustling port city with a thriving African American middle class and a government made up of Republicans and Populists, including black alderman, police officers, and magistrates. But across the state-and the...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Zucchino, David
Format: BOOK
Published: Atlantic Monthly Press 2020