A Short History of Reconstruction
An abridged version of Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, the definitive study of the aftermath of the Civil War, winner of the Bancroft Prize, Avery O. Craven Prize, Los Angeles Times Book Award, Francis Parkman Prize, and Lionel Trilling Prize.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - DarthDeverell - LibraryThing
A condensed version of Eric Foner's Reconstruction. This volume contains the same argument, but trims the abundance of detail down from 600 pages to 200 pages. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - sb3000 - LibraryThing
Good survey of a hugely important but frequently overlooked period in US history. Reconstruction was complex, often morally ambiguous, and is still controversial. Although relatively brief, this is ... Read full review