Black reconstruction in America : an essay toward a history of the part which black folk played in the attempt to reconstruct democracy in America, 1860-1880 (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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Black reconstruction in America : an essay toward a history of the part which black folk played in the attempt to reconstruct democracy in America, 1860-1880

Author: William Edward Burghardt DuBois; Henry Louis Gates; David Levering Lewis
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2007.
Series: Oxford W.E.B. Du Bois / Henry Louis Gates, Jr., ed, 6.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Black Reconstruction in America interprets the twenty years of Reconstruction from the point of view of newly liberated African Americans. Though lambasted by critics at the time of its publication  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Edward Burghardt DuBois; Henry Louis Gates; David Levering Lewis
ISBN: 9780195325812 0195325818
OCLC Number: 255716870
Description: XLII, 623 Seiten.
Contents: Series Introduction: The Black Letters on the Sign ; Introduction ; To the Reader ; I. The Black Worker ; II. The White Worker ; III. The Planter ; IV. The General Strike ; V. The Coming of the Lord ; VI. Looking Backward ; VII. Looking Forward ; VIII. The Transubstantiation of a Poor White ; IX. The Price of Disaster ; X. The Black Proletariat in South Carolina ; XI. The Black Proletariat in Mississippi and Louisiana ; XII. The White Proletariat in Alabama, Georgia, and Florida ; XIII. The Duel for Labor Control on Border and Frontier ; XIV. Counter-Revolution of Propery ; XV. Founding the Public School ; XVI. Back Toward Slavery ; XVII. The Propaganda of History ; Bibliography ; Index ; William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: A Chronology ; Selected Bibliography
Series Title: Oxford W.E.B. Du Bois / Henry Louis Gates, Jr., ed, 6.
Responsibility: introd. by David Levering Lewis.

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