Sundown Towns: A Hidden Dimension of American Racism
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: September 2008
Duration: 25 hours 52 minutes
Professor emeritus at the University of Vermont, James W. Loewen won the National Book Award for his New York Times best-seller, Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong. Sundown Towns examines thousands of all-white American towns that were- and still are, in some instances-racially exclusive by design.