Reconstruction Updated Edition: America'S Unfinished Revolution, 1863-1877 download free [PDF and Ebook] by Eric Foner

Reconstruction Updated Edition: America'S Unfinished Revolution, 1863-1877 download free [PDF and Ebook] by Eric Foner year 2014
  • Book name: Reconstruction Updated Edition: America'S Unfinished Revolution, 1863-1877
  • Author: Eric Foner
  • Release date: 2014/3/26
  • Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780062354518
  • Rating: 8.64 of 10
  • Votes: 149
  • Review by: Henley Burke
  • Review rating: 7.45 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/20
  • Total pages: 752
  • Includes a PDF summary of 60 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: 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 viewed. Reconstruction chronicles the way in which Americans-black and white-responded to the unprecedented changes unleashed by the war and the end of slavery. It addresses the ways in which the emancipated slaves' quest for economic autonomy and equal citizenship shaped the political agenda of Reconstruction; the remodeling of Southern society and the place of planters, merchants, and small farmers within it; the evolution of racial attitudes and patterns of race relations; and the emergence of a national state possessing vastly expanded authority and committed, for a time, to the principle of equal rights for all Americans. This 'smart book of enormous strengths' (Boston Globe) remains the standard work on the wrenching post-Civil War period-an era whose legacy still reverberates in the United States today.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 47H37M35S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Political Science & Theory, History Of The Americas, Central Government Policies, American Civil War
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 27.79 USD
  • Dimensions: 152x229x38mm
  • Weight: 845g
  • Printed by: Harper Perennial Modern Classics
  • Published in: New York, United States
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