Encyclopedia of American Race Riots: Greenwood Milestones in African American History

Ebook Details

Authors

Walter C. Rucker Jr, James N. Upton

Year 2006
Pages 1008
Publisher Greenwood
Language en
ISBN 9780313333002
File Size 7.81 MB
File Format PDF
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Ebook Description

Race riots are the most glaring and contemporary displays of the racial strife running through America's history. Mostly urban, mostly outside the South, and mostly white-instigated, the number and violence of race riots increased as blacks migrated out of the rural South and into the North and West's industrialized cities during the early part of the twentieth-century.