Without Sanctuary

Without Sanctuary

Lynching Photography in America

Book - 2000
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Baker & Taylor
Gruesome photographs document the victims of lynchings and the society that allowed mob violence

Book News
These pictures are shocking visual testimony to the unspeakable ferocity of violence against blacks in this country in the not-too-distant past. The photos are part of the Allen/Littlefield Collection and are on deposit in the Special Collections Department, Robert W. Woodruff Library, Emory University. James Allen provides notes on the content and context of the photos; Congressman John Lewis provides a foreword; writers Leon F. Litwack and Hilton Als contribute commentary. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: [Santa Fe, New Mexico] : Twin Palms, 2000
ISBN: 9780944092699
Characteristics: 209 p. : chiefly ill. ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Allen, James


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