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Black Reconstruction in America : toward a history of the part of which Black folk played in the attempt to reconstruct democracy in America, 1860-1880

Author: W E B Du Bois
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Routledge, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After four centuries of bondage, the nineteenth century marked the long-awaited release of millions of black slaves

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Du Bois, W. E. B.
Black Reconstruction in America : Toward a History of the Part Which Black Folk Played in the Attempt to Reconstruct Democracy in America, 1860-1880
Somerset : Routledge,c2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: W E B Du Bois
ISBN: 9781351376617 1351376616 1315147416 9781315147413 9781351376594 1351376594
OCLC Number: 1016938853
Description: 1 online resource (684 pages)
Contents: Cover --
Half Title --
Title Page --
Copyright Page --
Contents --
Introduction to the Transaction Edition --
Introduction --
Bibliography --
Biography --
Ideological Assumptions and Principles of the Black Studies Movement --
Du Bois as a Precursor of the Black Studies Paradigm --
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. 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 Property --
XV. Founding the Public School --
XVI. Back Toward Slavery --
XVII. The Propaganda of History --
1. All Negroes were ignorant. --
2. All Negroes were lazy, dishonest and extravagant. --
3. Negroes were responsible for bad government during Reconstruction. --
Bibliography.
Responsibility: W.E.B. Du Bois, with a new introduction by Mack H. Jones.

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"Upon these falsifiers of Reconstruction history Dr. Du Bois has unloosed his brilliant and bitter eloquence. He has undertaken the herculean task of rewriting Reconstruction history on the basis of Read more...

 
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