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The Death of Reconstruction

Race, Labor, and Politics in the Post-Civil War North, 1865-1901

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674013667

Publication Date: 03/01/2004

Academic Trade

330 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • Preface
  • Prologue: The View from Atlanta, 1895
  • 1. The Northern Postwar Vision, 1865–1867
  • 2. The Mixed Blessing of Universal Suffrage, 1867–1870
  • 3. Black Workers and the South Carolina Government, 1871–1875
  • 4. Civil Rights and the Growth of the National Government, 1870–1883
  • 5. The Black Exodus from the South, 1879–1880
  • 6. The Un-American Negro, 1880–1900
  • Epilogue: Booker T. Washington Rises Up from Slavery, 1901
  • Notes
  • Index

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