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Author Wright, E. Lynne, 1931-

Title Speaking ill of the dead : jerks in Florida history / E. Lynne Wright.

Publication Info. Guilford, Connecticut : Globe Pequot Press , 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  975.9 W931s 2013    ---  Available
Description 221 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references(pages 206-214) and index.
Contents Dr. Weedon's Gruesome Surgery -- John Wilkes Booth's Florida Conspirator -- The Carpetbagger Governor -- Florida's Green Menace -- The Burning of Styx -- Booker T. Washington Gives a Speech -- Guy Bradley's Killer -- Edgar J. Watson, Killing Machine -- The Divisive Governor Catts -- 111 Years of Child Cruelty -- Ben Hecht Buries a Treasure -- Pepper, Ball, and Gorgeous George -- The Trial of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings -- Sheriff McCall's Brutal Reign -- KKK : Organized Jerks -- McCarthyism Invades Florida -- Justice for Adam -- Even Heroes Can Be Jerks -- Queen of Florida Jerks.
Subject Florida -- History -- Anecdotes.
Florida -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
Outlaws -- Florida -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
Rogues and vagabonds -- Florida -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
Criminals -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
Criminals. (OCoLC)fst00883516
Outlaws. (OCoLC)fst01049233
Rogues and vagabonds. (OCoLC)fst01099594
Florida. (OCoLC)fst01205150
Illinois -- Chicago. (OCoLC)fst01204048
Genre/Form Anecdotes. (OCoLC)fst01423876
Biography -- Anecdotes. (OCoLC)fst01423690
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Title Jerks in Florida history
ISBN 9780762778546

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