The Facts of Reconstruction: Essays in Honor of John Hope Franklin

The Facts of Reconstruction: Essays in Honor of John Hope Franklin

by Eric Anderson
     
 
Thirty years after the publication of John Hope Franklin's influential interpretative essay Reconstruction: After the Civil War, ten distinguished scholars have contributed to a new appraisal of Reconstruction scholarship. Recognizing Professor Franklin's major contributions to the study of the Reconstruction era, their work analysis and review has been dedicated to

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Thirty years after the publication of John Hope Franklin's influential interpretative essay Reconstruction: After the Civil War, ten distinguished scholars have contributed to a new appraisal of Reconstruction scholarship. Recognizing Professor Franklin's major contributions to the study of the Reconstruction era, their work analysis and review has been dedicated to him.

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Essays by ten scholars reappraising reconstruction scholarship, dedicated to John Hope Franklin in recognition of his major contributions to the study of the era. Most of the essays focus upon questions raised in Franklin's Reconstruction: after the Civil War (Chicago, 1961); several discuss questions stimulated, but not directly addressed, by Franklin's book. Paper edition (unseen), $14.95. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807116661
Publisher:
Louisiana State University Press
Publication date:
03/01/1991
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

Eric Anderson is professor of history at Pacific Union College. He is the author of Race and Politics in North Carolina 1872-1901: The Black Second and a contributor to Southern Black Leaders of the Reconstruction Era and Race, Class, and Politics in Southern History: Essays in Honor of Robert F. Durden.

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