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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to A Nation Under Our Feet: Black Political Struggles in the Rural South, from ....    

THE POLITICAL WORLDS OF SLAVERY AND FREEDOM

Steven Hahn - History - 2009 - 246 pages
Pulitzer Prize-winner Steven Hahn's provocative new book challenges deep-rooted views in the writing of American and African-American history. Moving from slave emancipations ...
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Taming Democracy: "The People," the Founders, and the Troubled Ending of the ...

Terry Bouton, Steven Hahn - History - 2007 - 332 pages
The narrative that has been passed down through the centuries is that the war was a triumph for ordinary people and their ideas of liberty and freedom. In this highly ...
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The Countryside in the Age of Capitalist Transformation: Essays in the ...

Steven Hahn, Jonathan Prude - History - 1985 - 355 pages
This volume represents one of the first efforts to harvest the rapidly emerging scholarship in the field of American rural history. Building on the insights and methodologies ...
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Land and labor, 1865, Volume 1

Steven Hahn - Business & Economics - 2008 - 1073 pages
Land and Labor, 1865examines the transition from slavery to free labor during the tumultuous first months after the Civil War. Letters and testimony by the participants--former ...
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From Slavery to Agrarian Capitalism in the Cotton Plantation South: Central ...

Joseph P. Reidy - History - 1995 - 360 pages
Reidy has produced one of the most thoughtful treatments to date of a critical moment in southern history, placing the social transformation of the South in the context of 'the ...
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Encyclopedia of the Reconstruction Era: M-Z and primary documents, Volume 2

Richard Zuczek - African Americans - 2006 - 864 pages
Offers more than 260 alphabetically arranged articles on the period of Reconstruction in American history, covering persons, concepts, institutions, laws, elections ...
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The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Law & politics

Charles Reagan Wilson, Bradley G. Bond, James G. Thomas (Jr.), Ann J. Abadie, University of Mississippi. Center for the Study of Southern Culture - Southern States - 2008 - 456 pages
Covering the areas of law and politics, a revised and expanded volume combines two of the sections from the original edition and includes extensive updates and dozens of new ...
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Capitol Men: The Epic Story of Reconstruction Through the Lives of the First ...

Philip Dray - History - 2008 - 463 pages
A compelling history of the Reconstruction era is viewed from the perspective of America's first black members of Congress and their key role in promoting such reforms as ...
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