By Bruce A. Glasrud

Anti-Black Violence in Twentieth-Century Texas provides an arresting examine the historical past of violence opposed to African american citizens in Texas.

From a lynching in Paris on the flip of the century to the 1998 homicide of Jasper resident James Byrd Jr., who used to be dragged to loss of life in the back of a truck, this quantity uncovers the violent aspect of race kinfolk within the Lone famous person State.

Historian Bruce A. Glasrud has curated an crucial contribution to Texas background and historiography that might additionally deliver consciousness to a bankruptcy within the state’s historical past that, for plenty of, continues to be a great deal part of the present.

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