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New frontiers of the American Reconstruction

Harold Melvin Hyman

New frontiers of the American Reconstruction

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Historiography.,
  • African Americans -- History -- 1863-1877.,
  • United States -- Relations -- Canada.,
  • Canada -- Relations -- United States.,
  • United States -- Relations -- Latin America.,
  • Latin America -- Relations -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Harold M. Hyman.
    ContributionsUniversity of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE668 .H98
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 156 p.
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17756641M


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