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Riot and Remembrance

The Tulsa Race War and Its Legacy

Riot and Remembrance( )
Author: Hirsch, James S.
Series title:. Ser.
ISBN:978-0-618-10813-8
Publication Date:Feb 2002
Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $25.00
Book Description:

A best-selling author investigates the causes of the twentieth century's deadliest race riot and how its legacy has scarred and shaped a community over the past eight decades.

On a warm night in May 1921, thousands of whites, many deputized by the local police, swarmed through the Greenwood section of Tulsa, Oklahoma, killing scores of blacks, looting, and ultimately burning the neighborhood to the ground. In the aftermath, as many as 300 were dead, and 6,000 Greenwood...
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Book Details
Pages:368
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Discrimination & Race Relations
History / United States / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.94 Inches
Book Weight:1.44 Pounds
Author Biography
Hirsch, James S. (Author)
James S. Hirsch is a former reporter for the "New York Times" & the "Wall Street Journal." He lives in Needham, Massachusetts.

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