A few red drops : the Chicago Race Riot of 1919 /
This book examines the events and forces leading up to the 1919 race riots in Chicago.
|Published:||Boston ; New York : Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, |
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Table of Contents:
- Catalyst. The beach ; A time to reap
- First whispers. Freedom fight ; Self-reliance ; White Negroes ; Waste matters ; Parallel universes ; A stone's throw
- Up from the south. A higher call ; The northern fever ; A real place for Negroes ; A job, any job ; Full to bursting ; Respectability and respect
- Reaping the whirlwind. Tensions rising ; Last straws ; Race riot ; Ratcheting up ; Point-counterpoint ; Moment of truth.