Author:

Pam Walter

Nonfiction

The Burning: Massacre, Destruction, and the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 – Tim Madigan

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18 August 2020
The Burning Book Cover The Burning
Tim Madigan
History
Macmillan
2 November 2001
Kindle
297

An account of the massacre at Greenwood recreates this destruction of a prosperous African American southern community near Tulsa, Oklahoma.

The most catastrophic race riot in American history occurred in the summer of 1921 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Eighty years later, a state committee formed to officially address the tragedy…