The Trial Of Democracy

Author: Xi Wang
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820340847
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Unlike most studies of Reconstruction, this book follows these issues into the early twentieth century to examine the impact of the constitutional principles and the rise of Jim Crow.


Author: Bill Stanton
Publisher: Grove Press
ISBN: 9780802113276
Size: 27.42 MB
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A look at Klanwatch--an organization designed to bring the Ku Klux Klan to justice--details some of Klanwatch's most significant trials, providing a portrait of the Klan as an organization founded on hate, ignorance, and bigotry

An Unfinished Republic

Author: David Strand
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520948742
Size: 69.14 MB
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In this cogent and insightful reading of China’s twentieth-century political culture, David Strand argues that the Chinese Revolution of 1911 engendered a new political life—one that began to free men and women from the inequality and ...

The Significance Of The Frontier In American History

Author: Frederick Jackson Turner
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 014196331X
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This hugely influential work marked a turning point in US history and culture, arguing that the nation’s expansion into the Great West was directly linked to its unique spirit: a rugged individualism forged at the juncture between ...

The American Pageant

Author: David Kennedy
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111349533
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The Fifteenth edition includes markedly deeper explorations of the cultural innovations, artistic movements, and intellectual doctrines that have engaged and inspired Americans and shaped the course of American history.