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  1. The Retreats of Reconstruction
    Beginning in the 1880s, the economic realities and class dynamics of popular northern resort towns unsettled prevailing assumptions about political economy and threatened segregationist practices. Exploiting early class divisions,... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 2016
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  2. Too Great a Burden to Bear
    In its brief seven-year existence, the Freedmen’s Bureau became the epicenter of the debate about Reconstruction. Historians have only recently begun to focus on the Bureau’s personnel in Texas, the individual agents termed... Learn More
    Published: 1st July 2016
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  3. Educational Reconstruction
    Tracing the first two decades of state-funded African American schools, Educational Reconstruction addresses the ways in which black Richmonders, black Mobilians, and their white allies created, developed, and sustained a system... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2016
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  4. New Men
    Scholars of the Civil War era have commonly assumed that veterans of the Union and Confederate armies effortlessly melted back into society and that they adjusted to the demands of peacetime with little or no difficulty. Yet the... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2015
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  5. The Great Task Remaining Before Us
    Through informative case studies, this illuminating book remaps considerations of the Civil War and Reconstruction era by charting the ways in which the needs, interests, and experiences of going to war, fighting it, and making... Learn More
    Published: 8th July 2010
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  6. Freedwomen and the Freedmen's Bureau
    Established by congress in early 1865, the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands—more commonly known as “the Freedmen’s Bureau”—assumed the Herculean task of overseeing the transition from slavery to freedom... Learn More
    Published: 29th May 2010
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  7. Confederate Phoenix
    In this innovative book, Edmund L. Drago tells the first full story of white children and their families in the most militant Southern state, and the state where the Civil War erupted.... Learn More
    Published: 15th October 2008
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  8. The Doom of Reconstruction
    In the Election of 1872 the conflict between President U. S. Grant and Horace Greeley has been typically understood as a battle for the soul of the ruling Republican Party. In this innovative study, Andrew Slap argues forcefully... Learn More
    Published: 15th February 2007
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  9. Preserving the Constitution
    Finally available in one volume, these ten classic essays by a leading scholar track the way key political, factional, and legal struggles, shaped by popular commitment to constitutional principles, affected the framing, interpretation,... Learn More
    Published: 15th May 2006
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  10. The Civil War Confiscation Acts
    The Confiscation Acts were designed to sanction slave holding states by authorizing the Federal Government to seize rebel properties and grant freedom to slaves who fought with or worked for the Confederate military. In the first... Learn More
    Published: 15th April 2005
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  11. Freedom's First Generation
    "Engs deserves credit for the sophistication and scope of his study and for his attention to the subtle and paradoxical. The questions addressed, the logical scope of the book, the depth of research, and the author's crisp writing... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 2004
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  12. The Politics of Judicial Interpretation
    “Should be required reading . . . for all historians, jurists, lawyers, political scientists, and government officials who in one way or another are responsible for understanding and interpreting our civil rights past.”—Harold... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 2004
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  13. Emma Spaulding Bryant
    Emma Spaulding left rural Maine behind for a life in Georgia as the wife of radical Republican carpetbagger John Emory Bryant. She supported John's controversial agenda—including his self-defined mission to "northernize" the... Learn More
    Published: 28th April 2003
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  14. A Free Ballot and a Fair Count
    “A Free Ballot and a Fair Count” examines the efforts by the Department of Justice to implement the federal legislation passed by Congress in 1870–71 known as the Enforcement Acts. These laws were designed to enforce the... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 2001
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  15. A New Birth of Freedom
    A New Birth of Freedom: The Republican Party and Freedmen’s Rights, 1861–1866, is an account of how laws, policies and constitutional amendments defining and protecting the personal liberty and civil rights of the country’s... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 2000
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  16. Carpetbagger of Conscience
    This is a biography of John Emory Bryant, a veteran of the Civil War who became a Carpetbagger in Georgia during the Reconstruction era. A member of the Eighth Maine Infantry Regiment during the Civil War, Bryant fought at the... Learn More
    Published: 1st June 1999
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