The Virginia Conservatives, 1867-1879

The Virginia Conservatives, 1867-1879

A Study in Reconstruction Politics

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The Conservatives won control of the Virginia state government in 1869 and goverened for ten years on a program of integrating their homeland into the structure of the contemporary United States by adopting Yankee" institutions and ideas: industrial capitalism, American nationalsim, Gilded-Age political practices, and a system of race relations that made the Afro-American a free man and officially a citizen but not an equal."

Originally published in 1970.

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Publisher: Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press, 1970
ISBN: 9780807811405
Branch Call Number: 320.9755 Ma
Description: xx, 328 pages : maps (on lining papers) ; 24 cm


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