Discusses political life and the restoration of government in North Carolina following the Civil War. It also presents problems and adjustments faced by the state's African American and white citizens. Among the topics covered are the Ku Klux Klan, the Freedmen's Bureau, the Kirk-Holden War, and the impeachment of Gov. William W. Holden.
About the Author
Richard L. Zuber is professor emeritus of history at Wake Forest University, where he served on the faculty from 1962 to 2000. He earned a Ph.D. at Duke University.