Recounts a famous kidnapping that took place in New Orleans in 1870, in which a seventeen-month-old white child was taken by two African-American women, and the resulting public hysteria that led to racial tensions, political divisions, and false accusations and arrests.1992), 1a11 (astrangers diseasea); Jo Ann Carrigan, The Saffron Scourge: A History of Yellow Fever in Louisiana, 1796a1905 ... Joel Prentiss Bishop, Commentaries on the Law of Criminal Procedure, vol. 1, 2nd ed. (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1872), 527a28; Edward ... University Press, 1994), 16a19; Richard Holcomb Kilbourne, Jr., A History of the Louisiana Civil Code: The Formative Years, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Great New Orleans Kidnapping Case|
|Author||:||Michael A. Ross|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 2014-10-02|