Reconstructing the dreamland : the Tulsa race riot of 1921 : race, reparations, and reconciliation
The 1921 Tulsa Race Riot was America's bloodiest civil disturbance of the century. In this text, Alfred Brophy draws on his own extensive research into contemporary accounts and court documents to chronicle this devastating riot, showing how and why the rule of law quickly eroded.
Print Book, English, 2003
Oxford University Press, New York, 2003
208 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Foreword by Randall KennedyAcknowledgementsPrologue1: Seeking Justice and the Origins of the Riot2: "Thinking He Can Whip The World": The Riot3: Picturing the Riot4: "A White Wash Brush and a Big One in Operation in Tulsa": Tulsa Interprets the Riot5: Tulsa Will! Tulsa Will? Tulsa Will Dodge: The Failure of ReconstructionEpilogueNotes
Originally published: 2002