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Barcode30293101899669
LocationClark County
Call No322.42 O'Ne
TitleDown along with that devil's bones : a reckoning with monuments, memory, and the legacy of white supremacy / Connor Towne O'Neill.
AuthorO'Neill, Connor Towne, 1989- author.
CollectionNF
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Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 9781616209100
International Standard Book Number 1616209100
Personal Name O'Neill, Connor Towne, 1989- author.
Title Statement Down along with that devil's bones : a reckoning with monuments, memory, and the legacy of white supremacy / Connor Towne O'Neill.
Edition Statement First edition.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2020.
Physical Description 262 pages : illustration ; 22 cm.
Bibliography, Etc. Note Includes bibliographical resources.
Formatted Contents Note Prologue -- pt. 1. Forrest lost and found: Selma. A pronouncement of war ; The First Battle of Selma ; Monument is now headless ; Deo vindice ; From Civil War to Civil Rights -- pt. 2. Forrest in the age of Confederate reproduction: Murfreesboro. Laying Forrest low ; We have a choice ; The marshmallow wonderland of the past ; Palliatives ; A letter to the editor ; The way of Forrest ; More Gump than Bedford ; A flag in war -- pt. 3. This is us: Nashville. At the foot of the ugliest Confederate memorial ; Same as it ever was ; The resistance ; This is us -- pt. 4. Down along with that devil's bones: Memphis. A symbol of everything we are fighting every day ; The dead bury their dead ; The dead bury their dead again ; The mountaintop ; A preponderance of goodwill ; Remember Fort Pillow ; The weight ; "Yeah but..." ; Re-membering -- Epilogue: The two-face god: Montgomery.
Summary, Etc. "A journalist's memoir-plus-reporting about modern-day conflicts over Southern monuments to Nathan Bedford Forrest, a Confederate hero and original leader of the Ku Klux Klan, as well as a personal examination of the legacy of white supremacy through the US today, tracing the throughline from Appomattox to Charlottesville"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject-Personal Name Forrest, Nathan Bedford, 1821-1877.
Subject Ku Klux Klan (19th century)
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Generals Confederate States of America Biography.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term White supremacy movements History. Southern States
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Soldiers' monuments Southern States.
Subject Added Entry - Geographical Term Southern States.
Subject Added Entry - Geographical Term United States Confederate States of America.
Index Term-Genre/Form Biographies.

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