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Reconstruction, the great experiment

Allen William Trelease

Reconstruction, the great experiment

by Allen William Trelease

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Published by Harper and Row in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)

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    Statementby Allen W. Trelease.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18433804M
    ISBN 100061316687
    LC Control Number73026415
    OCLC/WorldCa16247446

    1. the "experiment": JR in first game in white pro leagues; broader challenge 2. deep background of segregations in baseball (talks about blacks playing ball in 's) 3. social changes, pressure on baseball in the 30's and 40's (WWII: promises change after war, but no change in race) 4. Rickey and the search (speculates why Jackie has to be. E. Merton Coulter’s The South During Reconstruction () was also a major book in the Dunning tradition. W.E.B. Du Bois’ Black Reconstruction in America: () was a significant challenge to the Dunning School tradition. Meticulously researched, and offering a Marxist interpretation of the Civil War and Reconstruction eras in.

      Reviews “The history of [the] era [of Reconstruction] has rarely if ever been as well told as it is in Douglas R. Egerton's forcefully argued and crisply written The Wars of Reconstruction.”– Wall Street Journal “Key figures develop into rich characters, balancing Egerton's own objective, wide-seeing perspective, which even explores the revisionist . RECONSTRUCTION: AMERICA AFTER THE CIVIL WAR (w.t.) is a production of McGee Media, Inkwell Films and WETA Washington, DC. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Dyllan McGee are executive producers.

    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. presents a journey through America's past and our nation's attempts at renewal in this look at the Civil War's conclusion, Reconstruction, and the rise of Jim Crow segregation. This is a story about America during and after Reconstruction, one of history's most pivotal and misunderstood chapters. In a stirring account of emancipation, the struggle for Brand: Scholastic. Great Experiment, since it sold few books, had a lot of books on hand. In addition to storing them in their usual warehouse, in Schaumburg, Kendall .


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analyzes the parts of the compound fracture that was the Civil War as manifested in the long and equivocal period of Reconstruction; an examination that in other hands might have been ruthless or careless is here fair and searching, persistent but never querulous. The rest of the book illustrates Author: Allen W.

Trelease. Buy a cheap copy of Reconstruction: The Great Experiment, book by Allen W. Trelease. Describes the prominent people and political and social events of the Reconstruction period. Free shipping over $ Reconstruction, in U.S. history, the period (–77) that followed the American Civil War and during which attempts were made to the great experiment book the inequities of slavery and its political, social, and economic legacy and to solve the problems arising from the readmission to the Union of the 11 states that had seceded at or before the outbreak of war.

Long portrayed by many historians. Foner’s book is indispensible, but dense. A pithier primer can be found in Michael W. Fitzgerald’s “Splendid Failure: Postwar Reconstruction in the American South” (Ivan R.

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Ayers, Edward L. The promise of the New South: Life After Reconstruction. New York: Oxford University Press, (Founders, Reserves F A94 ).

Belz, Herman. Emancipation and Equal Rights: Politics and constitutionalism in the Civil War Era. New York: Norton, (Founders E B45 The Reconstruction era was the period in American history which lasted from to It was a significant chapter in the history of American civil rights.

The term has two applications: the first applies to the complete history of the entire country from to following the American Civil War; the second, to the attempted transformation of the 11 former Confederate states Cause: American Civil War.

Reconstruction was America's first "experiment" in interracial democracy for men. And yeah, we're gonna stick with that phrase.

Basically, it tested the central philosophies and traditions of America's society and institutions. The Civil War entailed a dramatic expansion of the roles and responsibilities of the central government that resulted. Trelease, Allen W. Reconstruction: the great experiment, by Allen W.

Trelease Harper & Row New York Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. Just seven months into the Civil War, a Union fleet sailed into South Carolina’s Port Royal Sound, landed a ground force, and then made its way upriver to Beaufort.

Planters and farmers fled before their attackers, allowing virtually all their major possessions, including ten thousand slaves, to fall into Union hands.

Rehearsal for Reconstruction, winner of the Allan Nevins Prize, the. James G. Randal,The Civil War and Reconstruction () E. Merton Coulter, The South During Reconstruction - Explore hwpl's board "Historical Fiction - Civil War and Reconstruction", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Historical fiction, Fiction and Books pins. The great merit of this meticulously researched, honestly crafted work is that it allows readers to draw their own conclusions about the value of this uniquely American experiment, quite. Grant Administration; Reconstruction Ends The Republican party slowly backed away from programs and reforms that might have improved the quality of life for African Americans and protected their rights, so recently made a part of the Constitution.

the book is on a subject matter that may not be covered in-depth in your textbook, Life after Reconstruction. Beisner, Robert.

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The Congressional elections of brought Radical Republicans to power. They wanted to punish the South, and to prevent the ruling class from continuing in power. They passed the Military Reconstruction Acts ofwhich divided the South into five military districts and outlined how the new governments would be federal bayonets, blacks.

The line "The great experiment" has become famous for being used by Tocqueville for describing the birth of modern democracy in America. It is supposed to be in the last paragraph of the first chapter of his book Democracy in America.

However, french versions do not have this line and modern american versions do not have it as well.Many historians term this post-war experiment in grassroots democracy and Black self-determination that occurred in the coastal Sea Islands a “rehearsal” for Reconstruction. But the Sea Islands experiment was more than a rehearsal; subsequent Reconstruction plans lacked the key ingredient that made it revolutionary: the redistribution of land.Great Experiment may refer to.

Canada: The Great Experiment, a Canadian educational television show; The Great Experiment: Faith and Freedom in America, a book by Karen Lee-Thorp and Os Guinness; The Great Experiment: The Story of Ancient Empires, Modern States, and the Quest for a Global Nation, a book by Strobe Talbott; The Great Experiment: George .