Table of contents for The day freedom died : the Colfax massacre, the Supreme Court, and the betrayal of Reconstruction / Charles Lane.

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Prologue
Chapter One¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿Wholesale Murder¿
Chapter Two ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿.. From Plantation to Parish
Chapter Three ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿.Power Struggle
Chapter Four ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿.. War
Chapter Five ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿... Blood on the Red
Chapter Six ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿. Black Letter Law
Chapter Seven ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿ Manhunt
Chapter Eight¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿...Louisiana on Trial
Chapter Nine¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿A Justice¿s Judgment
Chapter Ten¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿.¿If Louisiana Goes¿¿
Chapter Eleven¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿The Court Speaks
Epilogue

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Colfax (La.) -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans -- Crimes against -- Louisiana -- Colfax -- History -- 19th century.
Massacres -- Louisiana -- Colfax -- History -- 19th century.
Violence -- Louisiana -- Colfax -- History -- 19th century.
Racism -- Louisiana -- Colfax -- History -- 19th century.
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Louisiana.
Beckwith, James, 1832-1912.
Lawyers -- Louisiana -- Biography.
Trials (Murder) -- United States -- Case studies.
United States. Supreme Court -- History -- 19th century.