LAW / Civil Rights

All for Civil Rights
Black Lawyers in South Carolina, 1868–1968

American Singularity
The 1787 Northwest Ordinance, The 1862 Homestead And Morrill Acts, and the 1944 G.I. Bill

Defending Constitutional Rights

The Disfranchisement Myth
Poor Whites and Suffrage Restriction in Alabama

Federal Law and Southern Order
Racial Violence and Constitutional Conflict in the Post-Brown South

In the Shadow of Dred Scott
St. Louis Freedom Suits and the Legal Culture of Slavery in Antebellum America

My Father and Atticus Finch
A Lawyer's Fight for Justice in 1930s Alabama

The Potomac Chronicle
Public Policy and Civil Rights from Kennedy to Reagan

Race, Reason, and Massive Resistance
The Diary of David J. Mays, 1954–1959

States' Laws on Race and Color

The Trial of Democracy
Black Suffrage and Northern Republicans, 1860–1910