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A shot in the moonlight : how a freed slave and a Confederate soldier fought for justice in the Jim Crow south / Ben Montgomery.

Montgomery, Ben, (author.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at Lackawanna County Library System.

Current holds

1 current hold with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albright Memorial Library 976.904 MONTGOM (Text) 50686015568871 Stacks Available -
Carbondale Public Library 976.904 MONTGOM (Text) 50688010785427 Stacks In Process -
Taylor Community Library 976.904 MONTGOM (Text) 50692010921941 Stacks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316535540
  • ISBN: 0316535540
  • Physical Description: xvii, 285 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown Spark, 2021.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-272) and index.
Summary, etc.:
A true tale of justice in the Jim Crow south relates the story of George Dinning, a freed slave who was wrongfully convicted of murder after defending himself against a white mob and later won damages against them in court with the help of a Confederate war hero-turned-lawyer.
Subject: Dinning, George.
African Americans > Crimes against > Kentucky > History.
Trials > Kentucky > History.
Kentucky > Race relations > History.
Freedmen > Kentucky.
Young, Bennett Henderson, 1843-1919.
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