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They called themselves the K.K.K.

the birth of an American terrorist group

by Susan Campbell Bartoletti

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ku Klux Klan (19th cent.) -- Juvenile literature,
  • Ku Klux Klan (1915-) -- Juvenile literature,
  • Racism -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Hate groups -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • United States -- Race relations

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Susan Campbell Bartoletti.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHS2330.K63 B37 2010
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationiv, 172p.
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23936228M
    ISBN 109780618440337
    LC Control Number2009045247
    OCLC/WorldCa441152145

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