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America"s Reconstruction

People and Politics After the Civil War

by Eric Foner

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Published by Louisiana State University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Slavery & emancipation,
  • United States - Reconstruction Period (1865-1877),
  • Politics and government,
  • Exhibition Catalogs,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • 1865-1898,
  • 1865-1877,
  • Reconstruction,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7945646M
    ISBN 100807122343
    ISBN 109780807122341

    Chapter Reconstruction and Its Effects: Chapter Changes on the Western Frontier: Chapter A New Industrial Age: Chapter Immigrants and Urbanization: Chapter Life at the Turn of the 20th Century: Chapter The Progressive Era: Chapter America Claims an . U.S. Historycovers the breadth of the chronological history of the United States and also provides the necessary depth to ensure the course is manageable for instructors and students alike. U.S. History is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of most courses. The authors introduce key forces and major developments that together form the American experience, with particular /5(32).   It’s a tie between W. E. B. Du Bois’s “Black Reconstruction: An Essay Toward a History of the Part Which Black Folk Played in the Attempt to Reconstruct Democracy in America,


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Book - Americans - McDougall Littel. Ch 1 Exploration and the Colonial Era. The Americas, West Africa and Europe - pg. Spanish North America - pg. Early British Colonies - pg. Colonies come of Age - pg.

Ch 2 Revolution and Early Republic. Colonial Resistance and Rebellion - pg. America's Reconstruction examines the origins of this crucial time, explores how black and white Southerners responded to the abolition of slavery, traces the political disputes between Congress and President Andrew Johnson, and analyzes the policies of the Reconstruction governments and the reasons for their by: From the "preeminent historian of Reconstruction" (New York Times Book Review), the prize-winning classic work on the post-Civil War period that shaped modern Foner's "masterful treatment of one of the most complex periods of American history" (New Republic) redefined how the post-Civil War period was truction chronicles the way in which Americans—black and white /5(80).

From the "preeminent historian of Reconstruction" (New York Times Book Review), the prize-winning classic work on the post-Civil War period which shaped modern America. Eric Foner's "masterful treatment of one of the most complex periods of American history" (New Republic) redefined how the post-Civil War period was by: Eric Foner - Wikipedia.

His Reconstruction: Americas Unfinished Revolution,won the Bancroft, Parkman, and Los Angeles Times Book prizes and remains the standard history of the In his teaching and scholarship, Foner focuses on the Civil War and Reconstruction, slavery, and nineteenth-century America/5().

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With all the exciting resources, activities, and links right at your fingertips, you're well on your way. Click on one of the chapters below to. Reconstruction: Voices from America’s First Great Struggle for Racial Equality brings this tumultuous and fateful period to dramatic and violent life through the vivid testimony of more Americas Reconstruction book sixty participants and observers.

Here is a vitally important book for Americas Reconstruction book interested in this crucial period and its inescapable relevance for today. Books shelved as history-american-reconstruction: Black Reconstruction in America by W.E.B.

Du Bois, America Aflame: How the Civil War Created. Reconstruction: America’s Unfinished Revolution, () is a non-fiction book by the American historian Eric Foner.

In offering a summary of the Reconstruction Era in America—starting with President Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation and ending with the Compromise of —Foner adopts a moderate Revisionist view.

One of the most misunderstood periods in American history, Reconstruction remains relevant today because its central issue -- the role of the federal government in protecting citizens' rights and promoting economic and racial justice in a heterogeneous society -- is still unresolved.

America's Reconstruction examines the origins of this crucial time, explores how black and white Southerners. Don't see your book.

Search by ISBN. Thanks. We hope to add your book soon. Remove ads. Upgrade to premium. UPGRADE. The pioneering work in the study of the role of Black Americans during Reconstruction by the most influential Black intellectual of his time. 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 by:   This "masterful treatment of one of the most complex periods of American history" (New Republic) made history when it was originally 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(14).

Professor Foner provided a tour of this traveling exhibit of the Reconstruction era in U.S. history in its opening location in the Virginia Historical Society Museum in Reconstruction.

Civil War and Reconstruction - African American History: Books. 1 - 20 of results Winner of the Edgar Award for Best Critical/Biographical Book and Shortlisted for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Biography: An ingenious and absorbing book It will permanently change the way we tell this troubled yet gripping story.

Get this from a library. Reconstruction: America's unfinished revolution, [Eric Foner] -- Chronicles how Americans responded to the changes unleashed by the Civil War and the end of slavery.

This book seeks to tell and interpret these twenty years of fateful history with especial BLACK RECONSTRUCTION IN AMERICA I. THE BLACK WORKER How black men, coming to America in the sixteenth, seventeenth, eighteenth and nineteenth transported from Africa to the various Americas, from the fifteenth to the nineteenthFile Size: 2MB.

‎The period following the Civil War was one of the most controversial eras in American history. This comprehensive account of the period captures the drama of those turbulent years that played such an important role in shaping modern America.

Eric 5/5(2). America's Reconstruction People and Politics After the Civil War (Book): Foner, Eric: An illustrated companion volume to the first major museum exhibit on the era of Reconstruction, written by the author of Reconstruction, the award-winning definitive book on the period.

The book reproduces many of the exhibit's photos, lithographs, political cartoons, flags, quilts, and other artifacts of. The Americans: Reconstruction Through the 20th Century View larger image. By: Louis E. Wilson and J. Jorge Klor de Alva and Larry S. Krieger and Gerald A.

Danzer and Nancy Woloch. The Reconstruction era was the period in American history which lasted from to It was a significant chapter in the history of American civil rights.

The term has two applications: the first applies to the complete history of the entire country from to following the American Civil War; the second, to the attempted transformation of the 11 former Confederate states from Cause: American Civil War. This exhibit examines one of the most turbulent and controversial eras in American history.

It presents an up-to-date portrait of a period whose unrealized goals of. Brooks D. Simpson, editor, is Foundation Professor of History at Arizona State is the author of Let Us Have Peace: Ulysses S. Grant and the Politics of War and Reconstruction, and Ulysses S. Grant: Triumph over Adversity,editor of The Civil War: The Third Year Told by Those Who Lived It, and co-editor of The Civil War: The First Year Told Brand: Library of America.

Get this from a library. Reconstruction: America's unfinished revolution, [Eric Foner] -- This "masterful treatment of one of the most complex periods of American history" (New Republic) made history when it was originally published in It redefined how Reconstruction was viewed by.

Reviews the book 'Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, ,' by Eric Foner. Reconstruction (Book Review). Harding, Vincent // American Historical Review;Feb90, Vol. 95 Issue 1, p Reviews the book 'Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, ,' by Eric Foner.

Reconstruction, the period in American history that followed the Civil War, was an era filled with great hope and expectations, but it proved far too short to ensure a successful transition from Author: Henry Louis Gates Jr. I see on Amazon that there are two Foner books on reconstruction; one is a + pg tome called Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution and another called A Short [sic] History of Reconstruction (which violates truth in advertising laws because, at pgs, it ain't short.) Which is the slow read.

Are both relatively sluggish. Newly Reissued with a New Introduction: From the "preeminent historian of Reconstruction" (New York Times Book Review), a newly updated edition of the prize-winning classic work on the post-Civil War period which shaped modern America.

Eric Foner's "masterful treatment of one of the most complex periods of American history" (New Republic). The Americans: Reconstruction to the 21st Century (Reading Study Guide) by Littell, McDougal and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at America's Story Book 2: Chapter 1.

STUDY. PLAY. What were the years after the Civil War () called. The Reconstruction. What happened during The Reconstruction. the Southern states rejoined the Northern states. What had to be rebuilt during the Reconstruction.

cities, farms and roads. With Reconstruction: America’s Unfinished Revolution,Eric Foner has written a masterful chronicle of that period in American history which seems to inspire the most passion and to.

Buy Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, by Eric Foner online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 4 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Reconstruction, in U.S. history, the period (–77) that followed the American Civil War and 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 at or before the outbreak of war.

Long portrayed by many historians as a time. The Americas, West Africa, and Europe •nomadic •Aztec •Anasazi •Pueblo •Iroquois •Benin •Kongo •Islam •Christianity •Reformation •Renaissance On the eve of their interaction, Native American, West African, and European peoples lived in complex societies.

The interaction of these cultures helped create the present-day. The Military Reconstruction Act, which encompassed the vision of Radical Republicans, set a new direction for Reconstruction in the South. Republicans saw this law, and three supplementary laws passed by Congress that year, called the Reconstruction Acts, as a way to deal with the disorder in the South.

The act divided the ten. North Charles Street Baltimore, Maryland, USA +1 () [email protected] © Project MUSE. Produced by Johns Hopkins University Author: William A. Link. Reconstruction was America's first "experiment" in interracial democracy for men. And yeah, we're gonna stick with that phrase. Basically, it tested the central philosophies and traditions of America's society and institutions.

The Civil War entailed a dramatic expansion of the roles and responsibilities of the central government that resulted. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Camera Canon 5D City New York Edition 1.

External-identifier urn:oclc:recordPages:   Right now, I’m reading W.E.B. DuBois’ seminal work, Black Reconstruction in America, published in It was the first major corrective to “Dunning School” historiography, and even now.

America is in a new era of reconstruction. And, as such, we are at both a moral and political nadir that mandates a “self-correction.”The end result will reflect whose new reconstruction America is moving toward. Right now, it’s looking like an emerging Trumpian era of disaffected whites and other citizens.The Americans Reconstruction to the 21st Century: California Edition by MCDOUGAL LITTEL and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at RECONSTRUCTION: AMERICA AFTER THE CIVIL WAR (w.t.) is a production of McGee Media, Inkwell Films and WETA Washington, DC.

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Dyllan McGee are executive producers.