THE PAST THAT WOULD NOT DIE. by Lord, Walter.

THE PAST THAT WOULD NOT DIE. by Lord, Walter. < >

THE PAST THAT WOULD NOT DIE.

Edition: First printing.

New York: Harper & Row, (1965) dj. Hardcover first edition - Lord's research into what was behind the "Meredith case" - the riot that erupted when James Meredith enrolled in the University of Mississippi - based on many interviews, from Gov. Ross Barnett to Medgar Evers to sharecroppers and teachers, and also on research into the past in Mississippi and the South - lynching, segregation, reconstruction and more. Map frontispiece. Source material, index. 275 pp.

Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (a bit of sunning to spine of dj)

Book ID: 84986
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