A shot in the moonlight : how a freed slave and a Confederate soldier fought for justice in the Jim Crow south / Ben Montgomery
Book | Little, Brown Spark | 2021 | First edition.
1 hold on first copy returned of 14 copies

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Edition
First edition.
Description
xvii, 285 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-272) and index.
Summary
A true tale of justice in the Jim Crow south relates the story of George Dinning, a freed slave who was wrongfully convicted of murder after defending himself against a white mob and later won damages against them in court with the help of a Confederate war hero-turned-lawyer.
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ISBN
9780316535540 (hardcover)
0316535540 (hardcover)
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