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Popular justice

Manfred Berg

Popular justice

a history of lynching in America

by Manfred Berg

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Ivan R. Dee in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementManfred Berg
SeriesAmerican ways series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6457 .B47 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24479705M
ISBN 109781566638029, 9781566639200
LC Control Number2010041110

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