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They called themselves the K.K.K. : the birth of an American terrorist group / by Susan Campbell Bartoletti.

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  • 12 of 12 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Documents the history and origin of the Ku Klux Klan from its beginning in Pulaski, Tennessee, and provides personal accounts, congressional documents, diaries, and more.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library YA 322.4 BAR c2010 (Text) 33892005295101 Young Adult Non-Fiction Book None 11/07/2011 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 061844033X
  • ISBN: 9780618440337
  • Physical Description: 172 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2010]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [162]-168) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A note to the reader -- "Bottom rail top" -- "Boys, let us get up a club" -- "I was killed at Chickamauga" -- "Worms would have been eating me now -- "They say a man ought not to vote" -- "I am going to die on this land" -- "A whole race trying to go to school" -- "They must have somebody to guide them" -- "Forced by force, to use force" -- "The sacredness of the human person" -- Epilogue : "it tuck a long time" -- Civil rights time line.
Summary, etc.:
Documents the history and origin of the Ku Klux Klan from its beginning in Pulaski, Tennessee, and provides personal accounts, congressional documents, diaries, and more.
Awards Note:
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011
Subject: Ku Klux Klan (19th century) > Juvenile literature.
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) > Juvenile literature.
Racism > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Hate groups > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
United States > Race relations

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