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We carry their bones : the search for justice at the Dozier School for Boys / Erin Kimmerle.

Kimmerle, Erin H.,(author.).

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  • 18 of 36 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Westville-New Durham Twp PL - Westville.

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4 current holds with 36 total copies.

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Westville-New Durham Twp PL - Westville 365.4209 K (Text) 71462000035961 New - Adult Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063030244
  • ISBN: 0063030241
  • Physical Description: x, 241 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2022]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [223]-230) and index.
Includes bibliographical references (pages [223]-230) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Opening the earth -- New light -- Graveyard -- The Battle of Boot Hill -- "Satan has his seat" -- A meeting with the chief -- "Hell on Earth" -- "We can't forget... what happened in Jackson County" -- "Oftentimes, history doesn't include the good parts" -- "Thank you all for your good work" -- Reconstruction -- Identification -- "It's not even past" -- "Where is he?" -- "The unimaginable happened at Dozier" -- "You have the truth on your side" -- What remains.
Summary, etc.:
Recounts the story of the Dozier School, a Florida reform school shut down in 2011 due to reports of cruelty, abuse, and mysterious deaths, and the efforts of the author, a leading forensic anthropologist, to locate and exhume the graves of the boys buried there in order to reunite them with their families.
Subject: Florida School for Boys > History.
Reformatories > Florida > History.
Imprisonment > Florida > History.
Inmates of institutions > Abuse of > Florida > History.
Forensic anthropology > Florida > Case studies.
Kimmerle, Erin H.
Genre: Case studies.

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