Gilbert King


Born
in Rockville Center, New York, The United States
February 22, 1962


Gilbert Anthony King is an American writer and photographer.

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Average rating: 4.32 · 11,654 ratings · 1,627 reviews · 17 distinct worksSimilar authors
Devil in the Grove: Thurgoo...

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Beneath a Ruthless Sun: A T...

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The Execution of Willie Fra...

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Woman, Child For Sale

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The Most Dangerous Man in t...

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Dirty Bomb

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Bicycle: Bone Shakers, High...

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Trees

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“A lawyer’s either a social engineer or he’s a parasite on society.”
Gilbert King, Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America

“There is a law governing the meeting of the races. When a powerful race meets a helpless race, two things happen. First, there is a carnival of crime. Cruelty and oppression take place: some men in each race become hard-hearted. But the reverse also happens thereafter; goodness and mercy are developed; certain men become saints and heroes. —John Jay Chapman, The”
Gilbert King, Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America

“After World War I, dozens of Negro soldiers had been lynched in the South, some of them still wearing their uniforms, and in the summer of 1946 the lynchings of black veterans resumed with a vengeance.”
Gilbert King, Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America

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