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Author Luxenberg, Steve, author.

Title Separate : the story of Plessy v. Ferguson, and America's journey from slavery to segregation / Steve Luxenberg.

Publication Info. New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    342.7308 LUX    Available
Edition First edition.
Description xxii, 600 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 513-579) and index.
Summary Documents the story of the infamous nineteenth-century Supreme Court ruling in favor of segregation, tracing the half-century of history that shaped the ruling and the reverberations that are still being felt today.
Subject Plessy, Homer Adolph -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Harlan, John Marshall, 1833-1911.
Brown, Henry Billings, 1836-1913.
Martinet, Louis A., 1849-1917.
Tourg©Øee, Albion W., 1838-1905.
Segregation in transportation -- Law and legislation -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Race discrimination -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Indexed Term Plessy v. Ferguson, 163 U.S. 537 (1896)
ISBN 9780393239379 (hardcover) : $35.00
0393239373 (hardcover) : $35.00

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