by: John DeSantis
Publisher: pThe History PressBook Description
A little-known massacre is brought to light.
In 1887, the tumultuous elements of the recent past—slavery, sharecropping, a new movement in unionizing workers, etc.—came together in Thibodaux, Louisiana, in a devastating manner, as th ... more
by: Steven Poole
Publisher: pScribnerBook Description
When seeking inspiration, Guardian columnist Poole (Unspeak: How Words Become Weapons, How Weapons Become a Message, and How that Message Becomes Reality, 2006, etc.) writes, it’s not a bad idea to sift through the junk pile for s ... more