The Great New Orleans Kidnapping Case

Race, Law, and Justice in the Reconstruction Era
Author(s): 
Ross, Michael A.
ISBN: 
9780199778805
Date published: 
September 2014
Hardback |c c |d
Price: 
£18.99

In this stunning work of historical recreation, Michael Ross uses a kidnapping investigation and trial that electrified the South in the summer of 1870 to offer important new insights into the complexities and possibilities of the Reconstruction era.