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The Politics of freedom

African Americans and the political process during Reconstruction

by Donald G. Nieman

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- History -- 1863-1877.,
    • African Americans -- Southern States -- Politics and government.,
    • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877),
    • Southern States -- History -- 1865-1877.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited with an introduction by Donald G. Nieman.
      SeriesAfrican American life in the Post-Emancipation South ;, v. 5
      ContributionsNieman, Donald G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.2 .P65 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 413 p. :
      Number of Pages413
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1425842M
      ISBN 100815314426
      LC Control Number93036875

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