The Black Man's Burden - The Horrors of Southern Lynchings
A powerful literary work of art: This rare book written in 1902 illuminates a dark side of America’s history. More
The Black Man’s Burden – The Horrors of Southern Lynchings has been called the most thrilling expose of southern lawlessness ever presented to the American people. Author Irenas J. Palmer provides an insightful history lesson and relates the frightful experience of Julius Gardner, a man who was actually lynched. Mr. Gardner is the only Black man who, having been accused of crime and arrested by a southern mob, lived to relate his experience.