Race and Reunion

Harvard University Press, 2001 - 526 頁
4 書評
No historical event has left as deep an imprint on America's collective memory as the Civil War. In the war's aftermath, Americans had to embrace and cast off a traumatic past. David Blight explores the perilous path of remembering and forgetting, and reveals its tragic costs to race relations and America's national reunion.


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用戶評語  - Schmerguls - LibraryThing

This is a 2001 book by a history professor at Amherst. It studies the way the country viewed the Civil War during the period from 1865 t o 1915, and how the South "won" all it fought for except ... 閱讀評論全文

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This is an excellent, and extremely well-documented, history of Reconstruction and the years afterward, and how the ideas of what the Civil War stood for were shaped in those years. I first became ... 閱讀評論全文


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關於作者 (2001)

Professor of History and Black Studies at Amherst College, David W. Blight is the author of "Fredrick Douglass' Civil War: Keeping Faith in Jubilee" and editor of the Bedford Books editions of "Narrative of the Life of Fredrick Douglass, An American Slave" and W. E. B. DuBois's "The Souls of Black Folk".