Black Georgia in the Progressive Era, 1900-1920
"This is the best treatment scholars have of black life in a southern state at the beginning of the twentieth century." -- Howard N. Rabinowitz, Journal of American History
"The author shows clearly and forcefully the ways in which this [white] system abused and controlled the black lower caste in Georgia." -- Lester C. Lamon, American Historical Review.
"Dittmer has a faculty for lucid exposition of complicated subjects. This is especially true of the sections on segregation, racial politics, disfranchisement, woman's suffrage and prohitibion, the neo-slavery in agriculture, and the racial violence whose threat and reality hung like a pall over all of Georgia throughout the period." -- Donald L. Grant, Georgia Historical Quarterly.
To order online:
To order by phone:
(800) 621-2736 (USA/Canada)
(773) 702-7000 (International)
Free and Slave Labor along the Mason-Dixon Line, 1790-1860
Murder and Memory in the Upland South
Edited by Horace Maxile, Jr.
Kenneth M. Hamilton
Educating Black and White Women in the New South
Sarah H. Case
Crossing the Borders of Region and Race
Wanda A. Hendricks
Civil Rights and White Resistance in South Carolina, 1935-1965
Illness in the Antebellum South
Marli F. Weiner
Origins of American Lynching
Michael J. Pfeifer
Edited by Jennifer F. Hamer