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In the shadow of statues : a white southerner confronts history / Mitch Landrieu.

Landrieu, Mitch, (author.).

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Summary:

The New Orleans mayor who removed Confederate statues from the city confronts the racism that shapes many Americans and argues for white America to reckon with its past.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 305.8009763 .L262i 2018 (Text) 37814003166262 NON-FICTION Book None 04/26/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525559443
  • ISBN: 0525559442
  • Physical Description: 227 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 215).
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: Can someone get me a crane? -- Broadmoor -- Learning to see what's in front of me -- David Duke and Donald Trump, a nightmare loop -- Politics in disaster time -- Rebuilding and mourning in NOLA -- The shadow of Robert E. Lee -- Epilogue -- Truth: remarks on the removal of Confederate monuments in New Orleans / [speech made at Gallier Hall, May 19, 2017].
Summary, etc.:
The New Orleans mayor who removed Confederate statues from the city confronts the racism that shapes many Americans and argues for white America to reckon with its past.
Subject: Landrieu, Mitch.
Soldiers' monuments > Louisiana > New Orleans.
Statues > Louisiana > New Orleans.
Racism > Louisiana > New Orleans.
New Orleans (La.) > Politics and government.

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