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Beneath a ruthless sun : a true story of violence, race, and justice lost and found / Gilbert King.

King, Gilbert, (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon LP 364.1532 KIN (Text) 34330513238437 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525589341 :
  • ISBN: 0525589341
  • Physical Description: 625 pages (large print) : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First large print edition.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Random House Large Print, [2018]

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General Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [535]-593) and index.
Summary, etc.:
In December 1957, Blanche Bosanquet Knowles, the wealthy young wife of a citrus baron, is raped in her home while her husband is away. Journalist Mabel Norris Reese and an inexperienced young lawyer pursue the case, winning unlikely allies and chasing down leads until at long last they begin to unravel the unspeakable truths behind a racial conspiracy that shocked a community into silence.
Subject: Daniels, Jesse Delbert, 1938-
Rape > Investigation.
Discrimination in criminal justice administration > Florida.
Racism > Florida.
Large type books.
Genre: True crime stories.

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