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Confederate Emancipation : Southern Plans to Free and Arm Slaves during the ...

Bruce Levine James G. Randall Professor of History University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Social Science - 2005 - 272 pages
In early 1864, as the Confederate Army of Tennessee licked its wounds after being routed at the Battle of Chattanooga, Major-General Patrick Cleburne (the "Stonewall of the ...
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Democracy Rising: South Carolina and the Fight for Black Equality Since 1865

Peter F. Lau - Social Science - 2006 - 334 pages
A comprehensive history of the African American fight for racial equality from the standpoint of the civil rights movement in South Carolina, Democracy Rising examines the ...
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The American Civil War: An Anthology of Essential Writings

Ian Frederick Finseth - History - 2006 - 629 pages
This anthology brings together a wide variety of both well-known and more obscure writing from and about the Civil War, along with supplementary appendices to facilitate its ...
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American Pogrom: The East St. Louis Race Riot and Black Politics

Charles L. Lumpkins - History - 2008 - 312 pages
On July 2 and 3, 1917, race riots rocked the small industrial city of East St. Louis, Illinois. American Pogrom takes the reader beyond that pivotal time in the city’s history ...
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Atlas of Slavery and Civil Rights: An Annotated Chronicle of the Passage ...

Nicholas Santoro - History - 2006 - 288 pages
Slavery came to North America via Virginia in the early 1600s. It would be two hundred and sixty-five years before the practice would finally come to an end. It would take ...
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Emancipation Betrayed: The Hidden History of Black Organizing and White ...

Paul Ortiz - History - 2005 - 433 pages
In this penetrating examination of African American politics and culture, Paul Ortiz throws a powerful light on the struggle of black Floridians to create the first statewide ...
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Freedom Riders: 1961 and the Struggle for Racial Justice

Raymond Arsenault - Law - 2006 - 704 pages
Here is the definitive account of a dramatic and indeed pivotal moment in American history, a critical episode that transformed the civil rights movement in the early 1960s ...
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Grassroots Garveyism: The Universal Negro Improvement Association in the ...

Mary G. Rolinson - Social Science - 2007 - 304 pages
The black separatist movement led by Marcus Garvey has long been viewed as a phenomenon of African American organization in the urban North. But as Mary Rolinson demonstrates ...
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