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: W E B Du Bois
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
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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Genre/Form: Essays
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Du Bois, W.E.B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963.
Black reconstruction in America.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)746582121
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: W E B Du Bois
ISBN: 9780195325812 0195325818 9780195311808 0195311809 9780199385652 0199385653
OCLC Number: 85830741
Notes: Originally published: Black reconstruction. New York : Harcourt, Brace, ©1935.
Description: xlii, 623 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The Black worker --
The White worker --
The planter --
The general strike --
The coming of the Lord --
Looking backward --
Looking forward --
The transubstantiation of a poor White --
The price of disaster --
The Black proletariat in South Carolina --
The Black proletariat in Mississippi and Louisiana --
The White proletariat in Alabama, Georgia, and Florida --
The duel for labor control on border and frontier --
Counter-revolution of property --
Founding the public school --
Back toward slavery --
The propaganda of history.
Other Titles: Black reconstruction
Responsibility: W.E.B. Du Bois ; introduction by David Levering Lewis.
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