Library Finds! (TF Edition – The Scottsboro Boys)

Because it’s Black History Month Theresa wanted to highlight some books on the Scottsboro Boys Trial(s) and how they illustrate a supreme miscarriage of justice in our nation’s history. You’ve probably heard of the Scottsboro Boys but aren’t sure why you know the name, these books will help put things in perspective:

Remembering Scottsboro

Remembering Scottsboro: The Legacy of an Infamous Trial
by James A. Miller
KF 224 .S34 M55 2009

Scottsboro and Its Legacy

Scottsboro and Its Legacy: The Cases That Challenged American Legal and Social Justice
by James R. Acker
KF 224 .S34 A25 2008

Black Communists Speak on Scottsboro

Black Communists Speak on Scottsboro: A Documentary History
edited by Walter T. Howard
KF 224 .S34 B53 2008

Scottsboro

Scottsboro: A Tragedy of the American South
by Dan T. Carter
KF 224 .S34 C3 2007

Black Trials

Black Trials: Citizenship from the Beginnings of Slavery to the End of Caste
by Mark S. Weiner
KF 4757 .W45 2004

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