The great New Orleans kidnapping case : race, law, and justice in the Reconstruction era / Michael A. Ross.
Oxford [England] ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 
viii, 309 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
A kidnapping in the back of town Detective John Baptiste Jourdain and his world A trace of the missing child? A knock at the Digbys' door The arrest of the alleged accessories The woman in the seaside hat The Recorder's Court A highly unusual proceeding Unveiling the mystery The case "that excited all New Orleans".
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -295) and index.
KFX1967.4.K5 R68 2015
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