West from Appomattox : : the reconstruction of America after the Civil War

Title West from Appomattox : : the reconstruction of America after the Civil War
Names Richardson, Heather Cox.
Book Number BR017914
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation History professor focuses on the formation of a middle class in post-Civil War America and asserts that its members defined the nation's identity at home and abroad for the next century and beyond. Highlights the era's sectional animosities, racial tensions, booming industrialization, suffragist activism, and westward expansion. 2007.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Long Book - LO
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Politics and Government - POL
Current Events / Contemporary Issues - CON
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Middle class - United States - Political activity - History - 19th century
National characteristics, American
Political culture - United States - History - 19th century
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
United States - History - 1865-1898 - Biography
United States - Politics and government - 1865-1900
United States - Social conditions - 1865-1918
Call Number 973.8 ANF
Language English
Released 2007
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2007 (National Braille Press, transcribing agency).
Original Publication Transcription of: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2007. 9780300110524
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