The Reconstruction a documentary history of the South after the war, 1865-1877

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Published by Putnam in New York .

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StatementJames Patrick Shenton, editor.
ContributionsShenton, James Patrick, 1925-
The Physical Object
Pagination341 p. ;
Number of Pages341
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Open LibraryOL23848525M

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Nov 22,  · With a New Introduction. From the "preeminent historian of Reconstruction" (New York Times Book Review), a newly updated edition of the prizewinning classic work on the post-Civil War period that shaped modern AmericaEric Foner's "masterful treatment of one of the most complex periods of American history" (New Republic) redefined how the post–Civil War period was viewed/5(80).

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Appealing to anyone who likes police procedurals, forensic mysteries, and strong female protagonists. Below are books for students and teachers on the Reconstruction era in the United States.

We also recommend the lesson, Reconstructing the South: A Role Play, the free downloadable booklet from the National Park Service called The Era of Reconstruction:and The Reconstruction Era and the Fragility of Democracy. Feb 05,  · This "masterful treatment of one of the most complex periods of American history" (New Republic) made history when it was The Reconstruction book published in It redefined how Reconstruction was viewed by historians and people everywhere in its chronicling of how Americans -- black and white -- responded to the unprecedented changes unleashed by the war and the end of slavery.4/5(13).

Black Reconstruction in America: An Essay Toward a History of the Part Which Black Folk Played in the Attempt to Reconstruct Democracy in America, – is a history of the Reconstruction era by W. Du Bois, first published in It marked a significant break with the standard academic view of Reconstruction at the time, the Dunning School, which contended that the period was a.

Books shelved as reconstruction-era: The Wars of Reconstruction: The Brief, Violent History of America's Most Progressive Era by Douglas R. Egerton, Afte. His monograph Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, – () focusing on the situation in the South, covers to While is the usual date given for the end of Reconstruction, some historians such as Orville Vernon Burton extend the era to the s to include the imposition of American Civil War.

About The Film. Henry Louis Gates Jr. presents a vital new four-hour documentary series The Reconstruction book Reconstruction: America After the Civil series explores the transformative years following the. Book - Americans - McDougall Littel. Ch 1 Exploration and the Colonial Era.

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Reconstruction: America After the Civil War explores the transformative years following the American Civil War, when the nation struggled to rebuild itself in the face of profound loss, massive. The substance of this book is absolutely essential for Americans to know, and this book dives into the details in ways that other history books wouldn't have time to.

I learned about the struggles to build public schools in the post-war South, and keep teachers employed in communities so anti-Reconstruction that even teachers' landlords were.

Blog. 19 February Create a study guide for your students with Prezi Video; 13 February Stop wasting time in meetings and be more productive at work. Jan 06,  · Reconstruction, the period (–77) after the American Civil War during which attempts were made to redress the inequities of slavery and its political, social, and economic legacy and to solve the problems arising from the readmission to the Union of the 11 states that had seceded.

Mar 29,  · The Reconstruction Acts inaugurated the period of Radical Reconstruction, when a politically mobilized black community, with its white allies. The book is about reconstruction After the Civil War, the United States was like two seperate countries.

It was the job of President Lincoln to reconst. Apr 07,  · Gates said Reconstruction is one of the most misunderstood chapters in American history, when black men could vote, and would be elected to represent Southerners in Congress.

This pioneering work was the first full-length study of the role black Americans played in the crucial period after the Civil War, when the slaves had been freed and the attempt was made to reconstruct American society.

Hailed at the time, Black Reconstruction in America – has justly been called a classic.5/5(1). Mar 01,  · This pioneering work was the first full-length study of the role black Americans played in the crucial period after the Civil War, when the slaves had been freed and the attempt was made to reconstruct American society.

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In fact, whites during Reconstruction had responded the same way to all Reconstruction governments, whether corrupt or not. The white South turned to force to end the country's first experiment in integrated government. Not because of Black failure, but because of Black success.

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Oct 28,  · Reconstruction, the turbulent era following the U.S. Civil War, was an effort to reunify the divided nation, address and integrate African Americans into society by rewriting the nation's laws and. Foner does note that WEB DuBois book Black Reconstruction in America, had many similar themes, but was largely ignored by academic historians who had adopted the common narrative for the failure of Reconstruction.

The short version of the book is that the failure of Reconstruction was a mix of economic problems, government corruption (this was. Jun 07,  · “Southern Reconstruction cuts against the grain of mainstream studies of the topic. Where they assume that the racial aspect virtually exhausts the subject and that the story ends inLeigh shows us that there is much more to the story and that its harshly negative effects are still felt today.”Author: Philip Leigh.

The Politics of Reconstruction The need to help former slaves was just one of many issues the nation confront-ed after the war. In addition, the government, led by Andrew Johnson, Lincoln’s vice-president and eventual successor, had to determine how to bring the Confederate states back into the Union.

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Oct 21,  · As a defeated Confederate state, Georgia underwent Reconstruction fromwhen the Civil War () ended, untilwhen Republican government and military occupation in the state ended.

Though relatively brief, Reconstruction transformed the. The first Reconstruction Act was passed by Congress on March 2, Five military districts each under the leadership of a prominent military general were carved out in the south and new elections were held which allowed the vote to black males.

Carpetbagger was the name given to Northerners who came south for political and economic reasons. Feb 01,  · Eric Foner breaks no new ground with this book.

The demolition of the traditional portrayal of Reconstruction as a period of unmitigated evil and injustice, where rapacious and corrupt Northerners joined with incompetent black Southerners to deny virtuous white Southerners of their rightful place in government, began as early as ; with a paper presented by WEB DuBois at Columbia by: Jun 09,  · But the years following the war, Reconstruction, also offer a rich backdrop that have informed some of the greatest art in the country's canon.

Books set in Reconstruction Era America ask how to rebuild after atrocity, how to love after war, and how to move toward a more perfect Tracy O'neill. Apr 09,  · So Gates’s series is a great service, especially in its first two hours, which cover the years from the end of the Civil War, with the initial enthusiasm and promise of Reconstruction, to the.

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This book is an abridgment of my Reconstruction: America’s Unfinished Revolution. –, a comprehensive modern account of the period. The larger work necessarily touched on a multitude of issues, but certain broad themes unified the narrative and remain crucial in this shorter version.

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It was a time of great pain and endless questions. On what terms would the Confederacy be allowed back into the Union? Who would establish the terms, Congress or the President?

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