The Wars of Reconstruction
The Brief, Violent History of America's Most Progressive EraBook - 2014
A history of the Reconstruction years, which marked the United States' most progressive moment prior to the Civil Rights movement, tells the stories of the African-American activists and officeholders who risked their lives for equality after the Civil War.
Publisher: New York, NY : Bloomsbury, 2014
Edition: First U.S. edition
Branch Call Number: 973.8 Eg
Characteristics: 438 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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The author reviews this uniquely tumultuous, violent, yet idealistic time in his recent book.
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