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RECONSTRUCTION: AMERICA AFTER THE CIVIL WAR Reconstruction part1
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What follows is a list of books that have pushed me in various ways to think anew about the standard list of events during the postwar period and a host of new ones. Of course, this is not intended as an exhaustive list. Adam Arenson and Andrew R. Stephen V. Paul A. Cimbala and Randall Miller eds.
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Viewers will see a definitive history of one of the least understood chapters in American history. You can read up on the subject before Reconstruction premieres with this Reading List. Contact your local library or bookseller if any title catches your eye. Each of these esteemed authors are taking a unique look at this moment in history, offering nuanced perspectives and analysis. Grant, and the surprising trajectory his life took, before, during, and after the Civil War. Whereas many know him for his role as a General, Chernow gives readers a broader picture of the man, particularly as a politician, as he pushes for black equality and wins praise from Frederick Douglass.