Reunion and Reaction: The Compromise of 1877 and the End of Reconstruction / Edition 1

Reunion and Reaction: The Compromise of 1877 and the End of Reconstruction / Edition 1

by C. Vann Woodward
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195064232

ISBN-13: 9780195064230

Pub. Date: 03/28/1991

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Originally published in 1951, this classic work by one of America's foremost experts on Southern history presents an important new interpretation of the Compromise of 1877, forcing historians to revise previous attitudes towards the Reconstruction period, the history of the Republican party, and the realignment of forces that fought the Civil War. Because much of the

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Originally published in 1951, this classic work by one of America's foremost experts on Southern history presents an important new interpretation of the Compromise of 1877, forcing historians to revise previous attitudes towards the Reconstruction period, the history of the Republican party, and the realignment of forces that fought the Civil War. Because much of the negotiating occurred in secrecy, historians have known less about this Compromise than others before it. Now reissued with a new introduction by Woodward, "Reunion and Reaction" gives us the other half of the story.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195064230
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
03/28/1991
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.38(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.57(d)

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