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THE ANGELO HERNDON CASE AND SOUTHERN JUSTICE.
Edition: First printing.
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1976. dj. Hardcover first edition - A detailed and well-researched study of this important, but neglected, 1930s free speech case: Herndon, a young black communist party organizer, "articulate & politically astute", was charged with violating a 1869 Georgia insurrection statute. In 1937, after a 5 year legal battle, the U.S. Supreme Court declared the statute unconstitutional. Photographs, bibliography, index. 234 pp. ISBN: 0-8071-01745.
Condition: Very near fine in a very good dustjacket (price-clipped, some rubbing to the dj.)Book ID: 25807More details Price: $30.00