The Fort Pillow Massacre

North, South, and the Status of African Americans in the Civil War Era
Author(s): 
Tap, Bruce
ISBN: 
9780415808644
Date published: 
October 2013
Paperback
Price: 
£19.99

The Fort Pillow Massacre outlines the events of the massacre while placing them within the racial and social context of the Civil War. Bruce Tap combines a succinct history with a selection of primary documents, including government reports, eyewitness testimony, and newspaper articles, to introduce the topic to undergraduates.