They Called Themselves the K.K.K - Susan Campbell Bartoletti

One night in 1866, a group of six men in Tennessee got together and, cloaked in white sheets, began an infamous terrorist group. THEY CALLED THEMSELVES THE KKK: The Birth of an American Terrorist Organization (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $19). Focusing primarily on the group’s rise and early years, Susan Campbell Bartoletti’s fascinating new book looks not only at the actions of the Ku Klux Klan, but also at the national climate that allowed them to become so powerful. Ages 13 and up. AJK
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ISBN: 9780618440337
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Published: Clarion Books - August 23rd, 2010