My Library

University LibraryCatalogue


LEADER 00000nam  2200577 i 4500 
003    MiAaPQ 
006    m     o  d |       
007    cr cnu|||||||| 
008    141209t20152015tnu     ob    001 0deng|d 
019    PQacadEBC4415937 
019    ebr11171482 
020    |z9781621900948|q(alkaline paper) 
020    9781621901471|q(e-book) 
035    (MiAaPQ)EBC4415937 
035    (Au-PeEL)EBL4415937 
035    (CaPaEBR)ebr11171482 
035    (CaONFJC)MIL879992 
035    (OCoLC)928668257 
040    MiAaPQ|beng|erda|epn|cMiAaPQ|dMiAaPQ 
043    n-us-ga 
050  4 HV6534.C382|bS54 2015 
082 0  364.152/3092|223 
100 1  Smith, Robert N. (Robert Neil),|eauthor. 
245 13 An evil day in Georgia :|bthe killing of Coleman Osborn 
       and the death penalty in the progressive-era South /
       |cRobert N. Smith. 
250    First edition. 
264  1 Knoxville :|bThe University of Tennessee Press,|c[2015] 
264  4 |c©2015 
300    1 online resource (265 pages) 
336    text|2rdacontent 
337    computer|2rdamedia 
338    online resource|2rdacarrier 
504    Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-241) and 
       index. 
505 0  The road to nowhere -- Land where we'll never grow old -- 
       Chasing shadows -- The accused -- The end of the road -- 
       Redemption man -- Payment to the law -- "Pretty by 
       ordinary standards" -- The new woman -- Retribution -- 
       Justice denied -- Epilogue -- Appendix I: Research methods
       -- Appendix II: Literature. 
520 2  "Follows a homicide case committed in Georgia in 1927 from
       the crime to the executions of those convicted of the 
       crime almost a year later. Along the way, the narrative 
       highlights a number of issues impacting the death penalty 
       process, many of which are still relevant in the modern 
       era of capital punishment in the United States ... 
       Moreover, the case in question illustrates a range of 
       themes prevalent in post-Progressive Georgia and brings 
       them together to create a broader narrative. Thus, issues 
       of race, class, and gender emerge from what was supposed 
       to be a neutral process; ... demonstrates that capital 
       punishment cannot be administered in an untainted fashion,
       but its finality demands that it must be"--From Athenaeum@
       UGA website. 
588    Description based on print version record. 
590    Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. 
       Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to 
       ProQuest affiliated libraries. 
600 10 Osborn, Coleman,|d1887-1927. 
600 10 Moss, James Hugh,|d-1928. 
600 10 Thompson, Clifford,|d-1928. 
600 10 Thompson, Eula Mae,|d1904-1980. 
650  0 Murder|zGeorgia|zChatsworth Region|xHistory|y20th century.
650  0 Capital punishment|zGeorgia|xHistory|y20th century. 
650  0 Trials (Murder)|zGeorgia|xHistory|y20th century. 
650  0 Social control|zGeorgia|xHistory|y20th century. 
651  0 Georgia|xSocial conditions|y20th century. 
651  0 Georgia|xRace relations|xHistory|y20th century. 
655  4 Electronic books. 
776 08 |iPrint version:|aSmith, Robert N. (Robert Neil).|tEvil 
       day in Georgia : the killing of Coleman Osborn and the 
       death penalty in the progressive-era South.|dKnoxville : 
       The University of Tennessee Press, [2015]|hxiv, 248 pages 
       ; 24 cm|z9781621900948 
856 40 |uhttps://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/unimelb/
       detail.action?docID=4415937|zConnect to ebook (University 
       of Melbourne only) 
990    ProQuest Academic Complete 
990    Batch Ebook load (bud2) - do not edit, delete or attach 
       any records. 
Location Call No. Status
 UniM INTERNET resource    AVAILABLE