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Great Courage: The First Black Sheriff Elected in the South Since Reconstruction Hardcover – 2004

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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 234 pages
  • Publisher: what's your story pub (2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0975923803
  • ISBN-13: 978-0975923801
  • Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 6.5 x 1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 14.4 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 2.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,111,842 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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The son of this ground-breaking black sheriff during the days of the Civil Rights struggles in the South recounts the father's character, beliefs, aims, hopes, and experiences. It's not just a story of the expected resistances Lucius Amerson faced in his work as sheriff, but also the unexpected support he received from some others. Author Amerson writes mostly in a true-life style recreating scenes of arrests, racial confrontations, and community interactions. The admirable individuality of Lucius Amerson, a former Army paratrooper and Koren War veteran, is mixed with occasional references to the broader racial tensions and political developments of the 1960s. (...)
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I have not yet received my book that was ordered on May 25th and Today is July 4th. This is 6 weeks. What is going on?
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