Reconstruction: 1865–1877

Suggested Reading

Blight, David W. Race and Reunion: The Civil War in American Memory. Belknap Press of Harvard UP, 2003.

DuBois, William W. Black Reconstruction in America: An Essay Toward a History of the Part Which Black Folk Played in the Attempt to Reconstruct Democracy in America, 1860–1880. World, 1968.

Foner, Eric. Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, 1863–1877. Harper Perennial, 2014.
Franklin, John Hope. Reconstruction: After the Civil War. U of Chicago P, 1961.

Jenkins, Wilbert L. Climbing Up to Glory: A Short History of African Americans During the Civil War and Reconstruction. Scholarly Resources, 2002.