The Plessy case : a legal-historical interpretation

by Charles A. Lofgren

Paper Book, 1987

Description

In 1896 the US Supreme Court upheld "equal but separate accommodations for the white and coloured races" on all passenger railways in Louisiana. This account traces the roots of that landmark case in post-Civil War America, focusing on its constitutional, legal and intellectual implications.

Status

Available

Call number

344.730798

Publication

New York : Oxford University Press, 1988, c1987.

Language

ISBN

0195056841 / 9780195056846
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