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The Resource Ten dollars to hate : the Texas man who fought the Klan, Patricia Bernstein

Ten dollars to hate : the Texas man who fought the Klan, Patricia Bernstein

Label
Ten dollars to hate : the Texas man who fought the Klan
Title
Ten dollars to hate
Title remainder
the Texas man who fought the Klan
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Bernstein
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ten Dollars to Hate tells the story of the massive Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s-by far the most "successful" incarnation since its inception in the ashes of the Civil War-and the first prosecutor in the nation to successfully convict and jail Klan members. Dan Moody, a twenty-nine-year-old Texas district attorney, demonstrated that Klansmen could be punished for taking the law into their own hands-in this case, for the vicious flogging of a young World War I veteran. The 1920s Klan numbered in the millions and infiltrated politics and law enforcement across the United States, not just in the Deep
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Bernstein, Patricia
Dewey number
322.4/2097309042
Index
index present
LC call number
KF373.M557
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Sam Rayburn series on rural life
Series volume
Number twenty-three
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  • Moody, Daniel James
  • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
  • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
  • Lawyers
  • Texas
  • Texas
  • Texas
  • Moody, Daniel James
  • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
  • Lawyers
  • Politics and government
  • Race relations
  • Trials
  • Texas
Label
Ten dollars to hate : the Texas man who fought the Klan, Patricia Bernstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- "The worst beat-up man": the whipping of R.W. Burleson -- "A pious, prissy-walking, big man": the awakening of the second Ku Klux Klan -- "Every man who had the instincts of a cheat, a spy, a coward and a cad": the Klan explodes -- "Fearless as a lion and honest as God's sunshine": Dan Moody-the early years -- "So silent it seemed like death": the Klan comes to Texas and expands beyond -- "It just broke his heart": beyond violence-the Klan's more insidious damage -- "Boys, you'd better disband": a few voices speak out; opposition grows -- "Our boys who sleep": opposition to the Klan intensifies -- "Think Klan victims crushed by tractor": the atrocity of Mer Rouge-efforts to punish the Klan -- "One of the sharpest legal battles on record in this court": the Klan on trial -- Epilogue 1. "Texas has been fortunate to have such a man": the aftermath for Dan Moody -- Epilogue 2. "An affidavit to say you never belonged": the aftermath for the Ku Klux Klan
Control code
960641542
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781623495305
Lccn
2016046639
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)960641542
Label
Ten dollars to hate : the Texas man who fought the Klan, Patricia Bernstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- "The worst beat-up man": the whipping of R.W. Burleson -- "A pious, prissy-walking, big man": the awakening of the second Ku Klux Klan -- "Every man who had the instincts of a cheat, a spy, a coward and a cad": the Klan explodes -- "Fearless as a lion and honest as God's sunshine": Dan Moody-the early years -- "So silent it seemed like death": the Klan comes to Texas and expands beyond -- "It just broke his heart": beyond violence-the Klan's more insidious damage -- "Boys, you'd better disband": a few voices speak out; opposition grows -- "Our boys who sleep": opposition to the Klan intensifies -- "Think Klan victims crushed by tractor": the atrocity of Mer Rouge-efforts to punish the Klan -- "One of the sharpest legal battles on record in this court": the Klan on trial -- Epilogue 1. "Texas has been fortunate to have such a man": the aftermath for Dan Moody -- Epilogue 2. "An affidavit to say you never belonged": the aftermath for the Ku Klux Klan
Control code
960641542
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781623495305
Lccn
2016046639
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)960641542

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