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The revolution that failed : reconstruction in Natchitoches, Adam Fairclough

Label
The revolution that failed : reconstruction in Natchitoches
Title
The revolution that failed
Title remainder
reconstruction in Natchitoches
Statement of responsibility
Adam Fairclough
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The book combines a fine-grain local study of the oldest European settlement in Louisiana, with the story of Reconstruction at the state and national level. It offers a dramatic narrative of political, racial, and personal conflicts, while putting forward an analysis of Reconstruction that challenges current received wisdom
Related
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
FUG/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fairclough, Adam
Dewey number
976.3/65
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F377.N4
LC item number
F35 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • HISTORY / United States / 19th Century
  • HISTORY / United States / State & Local / South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
  • Natchitoches Parish (La.)
  • Louisiana
Label
The revolution that failed : reconstruction in Natchitoches, Adam Fairclough
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-391) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reconstruction in history -- The collapse of Confederate Louisiana -- Freedom and survival -- The lost cause and the politics of loyalty -- Organizing the Republican Party -- Louisiana democrats and the 1868 elections -- Republicans in power -- Unprincipled politics -- The Natchitoches "scalawags" -- The White League insurrection -- The politics of murder -- The election of 1876 -- The Compromise of 1877 -- End game in Natchitoches -- The slow death of the Republican Party -- Reconstruction's legacy and the Civil Rights Movement
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 406 pages
Isbn
9780813056623
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2017032241
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)982398675
  • (OCoLC)ocn982398675
  • 2653029
Label
The revolution that failed : reconstruction in Natchitoches, Adam Fairclough
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-391) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reconstruction in history -- The collapse of Confederate Louisiana -- Freedom and survival -- The lost cause and the politics of loyalty -- Organizing the Republican Party -- Louisiana democrats and the 1868 elections -- Republicans in power -- Unprincipled politics -- The Natchitoches "scalawags" -- The White League insurrection -- The politics of murder -- The election of 1876 -- The Compromise of 1877 -- End game in Natchitoches -- The slow death of the Republican Party -- Reconstruction's legacy and the Civil Rights Movement
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 406 pages
Isbn
9780813056623
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2017032241
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)982398675
  • (OCoLC)ocn982398675
  • 2653029

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