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Author Name    Gilbert, Ben W. And the Washington Post Staff

Title   Ten Blocks from the White House: Anatomy of the Washington Riots of 1968

Binding   Cloth

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Good +

Edition   First Edition

Size   8vo - 8.5 In Tall

Publisher   NY Frederick A. Praeger 1968

Inscription   Inscribed By Co-Author

Seller ID   009820

245 pp., with 64 pp. b&w photos. Signed by Jesse Lewis, whom Gilbert in the preface says should have been listed as a co-author. Dust jacket moderately chipped, red cloth of spine faded. Text clean. Documentary of the racial rioting that lasted three days in District of Columbia, following the assassination of Martin Luther King in Tennessee. Includes an appendix on the characteristics of those arrested in the riots. An epilogue sampled the mood of the city several months later.

Cities. Urban History. Race. Riots. Inner City. Martin Luther King.

Price = 45.00 USD

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