Reconstruction; an anthology of revisionist writings, edited by Kenneth M. Stampp and Leon F. Litwack.

Introduction: the tragic legend of Reconstruction, by K.M. Stampp.--The friend of freedom, by R.N. Current.--Andrew Johnson, outsider, by E.L. McKitrick.--Johnson and the Negro, by LaWanda and J.H. Cox.--Northeastern business and radical Reconstruction, by S. Coben.--The "conspiracy theory"...

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Other Authors: Stampp, Kenneth M. (Kenneth Milton) (Compiler), Litwack, Leon F. (Compiler)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press [1969]
Series:Louisiana paperbacks, L-38.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : The tragic legend of Reconstruction / Kenneth M. Stampp
  • Part I. Lincoln, Johnson, and Reconstruction
  • The friend of freedom / Richard N. Current
  • Andrew Johnson, outsider / Eric L. McKitrick
  • Johnson and the Negro / LaWanda and John H. Cox
  • Part II. The radical republicans
  • Northeastern business and radical Reconstruction : a re-examination / Stanley Coben
  • The "conspiracy theory" of the fourteenth amendment / Howard Jay Graham
  • The ballot and land for the freedmen, 1861-1865 / James M. McPherson
  • Negro suffrage and Republican politics : the problem of motivation in Reconstruction historiography / LaWanda and John H. Cox
  • Part III. The freedmen
  • "The old allegiance" / Willie Lee Rose
  • The meaning of freedom / Joel Williamson
  • Part IV. Radical reconstruction in the South
  • Carpetbaggers reconsidered / Richard N. Current
  • The carpetbagger as corruptionist : Henry Clay Warmoth / Richard N. Current
  • The scalawag in Mississippi Reconstruction / David Donald
  • Persistent Whiggery in the Confederate South, 1860-1877 / Thomas B. Alexander
  • Who were the scalawags? / Allen W. Trelease
  • Desegregation in New Orleans public schools during Reconstruction / Louis R. Harlan
  • The Negro and politics, 1870-1875 / Vernon Lane Wharton
  • Social and economic forces in Alabama Reconstruction / Horace Mann Bond
  • Southern Reconstruction : a radical view / Jack B. Scroggs
  • Black Reconstruction / W.E.B. DuBois
  • Part V. The collapse of Reconstruction
  • The revolution of 1875 / Vernon Lane Wharton
  • The waning of radicalism / W.R. Brock
  • The political legacy of Reconstruction / C. Vann Woodward.