For an assessment and comparison of nonsouthern lynching and lynching that is southern see Pfeifer, ed., Lynching beyond Dixie.

For an assessment and comparison of nonsouthern lynching and lynching that is southern see Pfeifer, ed., Lynching beyond Dixie. For the scene that the western wasn’t particularly violent, see Robert R. Dykstra, The Cattle Towns (ny, 1968). For a characterization of this debate a few years later on, see Robert R. Dykstra, “Quantifying the crazy…