The Era of Reconstruction: America After the Civil War 1865-1877 :: Kenneth M. (Milton) Stampp soon to be presented for sale on the outstanding BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1965, Hardback in dust wrapper.
From the cover: After the American Civil War the eleven states that had formed the southern Confederacy somehow had to be restored to their positions in the federal Union. This period from 1865 to 1877, known as the era of Reconstruction, is a period of American history that still evokes passion and controversy.
President Lincoln, President Johnson, and Congress all tried their hands at providing the ex-Confederate states with loyal governments and at defining the role that the emancipated Negroes should play. What the presidential and congressional plans implied, why Congress…
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Plain paper dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with heavier fading to the spine, slight fraying to the spine ends. Contents complete, clean and tight.
Brown boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (ix) 228 (iv) pages. 8½” x 5¾”.
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