Hannah Mary Tabbs And The Disembodied Torso

Author: Kali Nicole Gross
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190241233
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In Hannah Mary Tabbs and the Disembodied Torso, historian Kali Nicole Gross uses detectives' notes, trial and prison records, local newspapers, and other archival documents to reconstruct this ghastly whodunit crime in all its scandalous ...

Hannah Mary Tabbs And The Disembodied Torso

Author: Kali Nicole Gross
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190241217
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Shortly after a dismembered torso was discovered by a pond outside Philadelphia in 1887, investigators homed in on two suspects: Hannah Mary Tabbs, a married, working-class, black woman, and George Wilson, a former neighbor whom Tabbs ...

Hannah Mary Tabbs And The Disembodied Torso

Author: Kali Nicole Gross
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190241225
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In Hannah Mary Tabbs and the Disembodied Torso, historian Kali Nicole Gross uses detectives' notes, trial and prison records, local newspapers, and other archival documents to reconstruct this ghastly whodunit crime in all its scandalous ...

Colored Amazons

Author: Kali N. Gross
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822387700
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Providing an overview of Philadelphia’s black women criminals, she describes the women’s work, housing, and leisure activities and their social position in relation to the city’s native-born whites, European immigrants, and elite and ...

The Aids Generation

Author: Perry N. Halkitis
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199352461
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The AIDS Generation: Stories of Survival and Resilience examines the strategies for survival and coping employed by these HIV-positive gay men, who together constitute the first generation of long-term survivors of the disease.

London S Shadows

Author: Drew D. Gray
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1441119299
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It also considers how the sensationalist 'new journalism' took the news of the Ripper murders to all corners of the Empire and to the United States. This is an important book for those interested in the history of Victorian Britain.

Property Rites

Author: Elizabeth M. Smith-Pryor
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807894170
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Elizabeth Smith-Pryor makes extensive use of trial transcripts, in addition to contemporary newspaper coverage and archival sources, to explore why Leonard Rhinelander was allowed his day in court.

Black Police In America

Author: W. Marvin Dulaney
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253210401
Size: 33.55 MB
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Black Police in America explains the impact of black police officers on race relations, crime, and law enforcement.

Shrill Hurrahs

Author: Kate Côté Gillin
Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press
ISBN: 1611172926
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In Shrill Hurrahs, Kate Gillin presents a new perspective on gender roles and racial violence in South Carolina during Reconstruction and the decades after the 1876 election of Wade Hampton as governor.

Race Manners

Author: Bruce A. Jacobs
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 162872143X
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Bruce A. Jacobs, a tireless speaker, has traveled the country over the past six years, learning and listening as people reacted to the first edition of this book and told him their own stories.