Sons of Mississippi by Paul Hendrickson

To help us understand racism in America, former Washington Post journalist Hendrickson tells the story of the seven white Mississippi sheriffs shown admiring a billy club in a famed 1962 photograph.

The 769th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - National Book Critics Circle Award - Nonfiction (National Book Critics Circle)

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Sons of Mississippi: A Story of Race and Its Legacy Kindle Edition 872808 $13.99 2015
Sons of Mississippi : A Story of Race and Its Legacy Hardcover 4559222 $9.29 $1.87 2003
Sons of Mississippi Hardcover 5415999 $34.48 $8.00
Sons of Mississippi: A Story of Race and Its Legacy Hardcover 930916 $23.13 $1.30 2003
Sons of Mississippi: A Story of Race and Its Legacy Paperback 1814683 $11.16 $1.75 2004