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Slavery By Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II
Slavery By Another Name The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II
Author: Douglas A. Blackmon
In this groundbreaking historical exposé, Douglas A. Blackmon brings to light one of the most shameful chapters in American historian--an "Age of Neoslavery" that thrived from the aftermath of the Civil War through the dawn of World War II. — Under laws enacted specifically to intimidate blacks, tens of thousands of African Ameri...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780385722704
ISBN-10: 0385722702
Publication Date: 1/13/2009
Pages: 496
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Publisher: Anchor
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio CD
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The evidence presented seems to be well-researched, and if it's all true, every elementary school child in the country should learn it, instead of the glossing treatment of the Reconstruction period that history texts now render.

If the texts could admit how wrongly we've acted in the past, we might raise a more open minded generation. We have enough jingoist sheep.


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