In this electrifying story of the sensational murder trial that divided Detroit and ignited the civil rights struggle, Boyle weaves a tapestry of narrative history that documents the volatile America of the 1920s and recreates the Sweet family's journey from slavery to the middle class.

Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age 2005, Holt McDougal, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780805079333

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