Zoot Suit Riots

Zoot Suit Riots

by Roger Bruns


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313398780
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 02/28/2014
Series: Landmarks of the American Mosaic Series
Pages: 198
Sales rank: 896,777
Product dimensions: 9.30(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 13 - 17 Years

About the Author

Roger Bruns is a historian and former deputy executive director of the National Historical Publications and Records Commission at the National Archives in Washington, DC.

Table of Contents

Series Foreword vii

Introduction ix

Chronology xiii

1 The Setting 1

2 The Death at Sleepy Lagoon 11

3 The Trial 21

4 The Sleepy Lagoon Defense Committee 37

5 The Riots 45

6 The Aftermath 67

7 The Appeal 83

8 Continuing the Fight 99

Biographies of Key Figures 119

Primary Documents 135

Glossary 181

Annotated Bibliography 185

Index 191

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