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Author Hobbs, Tameka B., author.

Title Democracy abroad, lynching at home : racial violence in Florida / Tameka Bradley Hobbs.

Published Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  364.134 HOBB    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 273 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-264) and index.
Contents Lynched twice : Arthur C. Williams, Gadsden County, 1941 -- A degree of restraint : the trials of Cellos Harrison, 1940-1943 -- The failure of forbearance : the lynching of Cellos Harrison, Jackson County, 1943 -- "A very cheap article" : the lynching of Willie James Howard, Suwannee County, 1944 -- Still at it : the lynching of Jesse James Payne, Madison County, 1945 -- Conclusion -- Epilogue. Strange fruit, bitter seeds : the echoes of lynching violence.
Subject Lynching -- Florida.
African Americans -- Crimes against -- Florida.
Florida -- Race relations -- History.
ISBN 9780813061047