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An Undergrowth of Folly: Public Order, Race Anxiety, and the 1903 Evansville, Indiana Riot (Studies in African American History and Culture) Hardcover – May 24, 2000

ISBN-13: 978-0815337225 ISBN-10: 0815337221

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Product Details

  • Series: Studies in African American History and Culture
  • Hardcover: 273 pages
  • Publisher: Routledge (May 24, 2000)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0815337221
  • ISBN-13: 978-0815337225
  • Product Dimensions: 1 x 6.2 x 9.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #7,709,539 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Butler is to be congratulated for his research.
–Journal of American History

A richly textured historical monograph, for research libraries and scholarly specialists.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Riba Johnson on January 25, 2002
Format: Hardcover
This is history at its best. Butler's work discusses the emergent class and ethnic tensions in a industrial midwestern town and situates its history in the larger patterns of change across America. Butler's style and writing has a flare and a richness unique in historical accounts of this sort--I could not put the book down! Butler has style!
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