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White robes and burning crosses : a history of the Ku Klux Klan from 1866 / Michael Newton.

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Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 322.420973 NEWTON (Text) 37500004114860 Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780786477746 (softcover : acid free paper)
  • ISBN: 0786477741 (softcover : acid free paper)
  • Physical Description: vii, 306 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: "Selected bibliography": pages 289-292.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: "Good ole Rebels" -- "This is a white man's country" (1866/1873) -- Never sound retreat (1874/1914) -- Rebirth of an empire (1915/1921) -- Glory days (1922/1929) -- Depression and decline (1930/1944) -- Fire in the ashes (1945/1953) -- Beyond "Black Monday" (1954/1960) -- The second Reconstruction (1961/1969) -- "Growing and improving all the time" (1970/1982) -- At war with "ZOG" (1983/1995) -- "Yesterday, today, forever" (1996/2014).
Summary, etc.: "From the Klan's post-Civil War lynchings in support of Jim Crow laws, to its bloody stand against desegregation during the 1960s, to its continued violence in the militia movement at the turn of the 21st century, this revealing volume chronicles the complete history of the world's oldest surviving terrorist organization from 1866 to the present"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) > History.
Ku Klux Klan (19th century)
Domestic terrorism > United States > History.
Racism > United States > History.
United States > Race relations.

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