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The ballad of Little River

a tale of race and restless youth in the rural South

by Paul Hemphill

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Little River (Ala.),
  • Baldwin County (Ala.),
  • Southern States,
  • Alabama,
  • Little River.
    • Subjects:
    • African American churches -- Fires and fire prevention -- Alabama -- Little River,
    • Arson -- Alabama -- Little River,
    • African Americans -- Crimes against -- Alabama -- Little River,
    • Hate crimes -- Alabama -- Little River,
    • Little River (Ala.) -- Race relations,
    • Baldwin County (Ala.) -- Rural conditions,
    • Little River (Ala.) -- Biography,
    • Southern States -- Race relations -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul Hemphill.
      GenreBiography., Case studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF334.L55 H46 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 235 p. :
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6781217M
      ISBN 100684856824
      LC Control Number00028419

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