Ira Berlin - History - 1998 - 259 pages
Draws on the letters and personal testimonies of freed slaves to describe the remaking of the African-American family during the Civil War and Reconstruction eras
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 ...