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ASLH publishes Law & History Review through the Cambridge University Press. The journal is available online via the History Cooperative and JSTOR.

Recent Content

Author: 
Sarah L. Silkey
Reviewer: 
Patricia Schechter

Schechter on Silkey, 'Black Woman Reformer: Ida B. Wells, Lynching, and Transatlantic Activism'


Sarah L. Silkey. Black Woman Reformer: Ida B. Wells, Lynching, and Transatlantic Activism. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2015. 224 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-4557-4.

Reviewed by Patricia Schechter (Portland State University)
Published on H-Law (July, 2015)
Commissioned by Michael J. Pfeifer

Ida B. Wells, Lynching, and Transatlantic Activism

Author: 
Harriet C. Frazier
Reviewer: 
Brent Campney

Campney on Frazier, 'Lynchings in Kansas, 1850s-1932'


Harriet C. Frazier. Lynchings in Kansas, 1850s-1932. Jefferson: McFarland, 2015. 228 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-6832-4.

Reviewed by Brent Campney (University of Texas-Pan American)
Published on H-Law (July, 2015)
Commissioned by Michael J. Pfeifer

The History of a Lynching List

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