The Long Reconstruction

Author(s): 
Wetta, Frank J.
Author(s): 
Novelli, Martin A.
ISBN: 
9780415894654
Date published: 
September 2013
Paperback
Price: 
£24.99

A century and a half after the Civil War, Americans are still dealing with the legacies of the conflict, including Reconstruction, and the many myths and legends spawned by these events. The Long Reconstruction: The Post-Civil War South in History, Film, and Memory addresses important issues of Reconstruction and its legacy by exploring how the events of Reconstruction have been remembered in popular history.