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Blood on the Suwannee

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Many African Americans living along the banks of North Florida's Suwannee River still refuse to eat catfish caught from its murky waters, knowing that these bottom feeders had at some point dined on the decaying corpses of their lynched relatives.This book chronicles how bolita, from its birth in segregationist Suwannee County in the 1930s to its death in the 1950s, spille ...more
Paperback, 456 pages
Published August 20th 2020 by Independently Published
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Aug 24, 2020 rated it it was amazing
First I was somewhat skeptical as the other is new .But Later I have found that his way of writing is so great .I definitely recommend this book for everyone without any second thought.
Nischay Aren
Aug 24, 2020 rated it it was amazing
The book has a very good theme on the African American living near the Suwannee river.
Aug 25, 2020 rated it it was amazing
The story is very interesting from interesting from starting to end it has been on the perfect story on African American their murder near the Suzannee river
C. Arthur
Aug 25, 2020 rated it it was amazing
This is a well-written tale of three murders on the banks of the Suwannee River ranging over the course of three decades. All occurred in the Jim Crow Segregationist south, and all were racially motivated.

The story of the murder of Willie James Howard is particularly poingnant, since he was a 15-year-old boy who was drowned for sending a Christmas card and a poem to a white girl. His case was never tried and his murderers were never punished.

Appearances by Zora Neale Hurston, who later went on t
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