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Killing the Messenger by Thomas Peele - Excerpt

Killing the Messenger by Thomas Peele - Excerpt

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An enthralling narrative that combines a rich historical account with gritty urban reporting, Killing the Messenger is a mesmerizing story of how swindlers and con men abused the tragedy of racism and created a radical religion of bloodshed and fear that culminated in a journalist’s murder.

To read more about Killing the Messenger or Thomas Peele please visit Crown Publishing Group at www.crownpublishing.com.
An enthralling narrative that combines a rich historical account with gritty urban reporting, Killing the Messenger is a mesmerizing story of how swindlers and con men abused the tragedy of racism and created a radical religion of bloodshed and fear that culminated in a journalist’s murder.

To read more about Killing the Messenger or Thomas Peele please visit Crown Publishing Group at www.crownpublishing.com.

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Published by: Crown Publishing Group on Jan 09, 2012
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Copyright © 2012 by Thomas Peele All rights reserved.Published in the United States by Crown Publishers, an imprint of the CrownPublishing Group, a division of Random House, Inc., New York. www .crownpublishing.comCROWN and the Crown colophon are registered trademarks of Random House, Inc.Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication DataPeele, Thomas.Killing the messenger : a story of radical faith, racisms backlash, and theassassination of a journalist / by Thomas Peele. — 1st ed.p. cm.Includes bibliographical references and index.1. Bailey, Chauncey, 1949–2007. 2. Murder—California—Oakland—Casestudies. 3. Black Muslims—Press coverage—California—Oakland—Casestudies. 4. Corruption—Press coverage—California—Oakland—Case studies.I. Title.HV6534.O23P55 2011364.152'3092—dc23 2011029542ISBN 978-0-307-71755-9eISBN 978-0-307-71757-3
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 Jacket design by Ben Gibson Jacket photography by Karl Mondon10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1First Edition

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