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Arc of justice [GRPL Book Club] : a saga of race, civil rights, and murder in the Jazz Age / Kevin Boyle.



Summary: Follows the 1925 murder trial of African-American doctor Ossian Sweet, who was accused of murdering a white person during a mob attack on his home, and includes a history of the Sweet family and a portrait of his attorney, Clarence Darrow.
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Main Book Club 345.02523 B697a 2011 (Text) 31307020397263 Book Club Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250010841 (sc) :
  • Physical Description: 415 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Picador,
Subject: Sweet, Ossian, 1895-1960 > Trials, litigation, etc.
Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938.
Trials (Murder) > Michigan > Detroit.
African Americans > Civil rights > Michigan > Detroit > History > 20th century.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century.
Detroit (Mich.) > Race relations.
United States > Race relations.