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Snow-storm in August Washington City, Francis Scott Key, and the forgotten race riot of 1835

by Morley, Jefferson.

Format: Kindle Book 2012 2012
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Summary
Portrays how the 19th century struggle against slavery erupted in Washington DC, thrusting the ambitious District Attorney Francis Scott Key into a uniquely American battle for justice.
Additional Information
Subjects Key, Francis Scott, 1779-1843
Bowen, Arthur, 1817?-
Thornton, Anna Maria Brodeau, 1775?-1865
Race riots Washington (D.C.) History 19th century
Free African Americans Washington (D.C.) History 19th century
Slavery Washington (D.C.) History 19th century
Trials (Attempted murder) Washington (D.C.)
Sociology
Nonfiction
Politics
History
Washington (D.C.) Race relations History 19th century.
Washington (D.C.) History 19th century.
Electronic books.
1779-1843.
1817?-
1775?-1865.
19th century.
Publisher New York :Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group2012
2012
Edition 1st ed.
Contributors OverDrive, Inc.
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Format: OverDrive READ
Format: Kindle Book
Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
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Description 1 online resource
ISBN 9780385533386
9780385533386
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