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War, politics, and reconstruction

Henry Clay Warmoth

War, politics, and reconstruction

stormy days in Louisiana.

by Henry Clay Warmoth

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisiana,
  • Louisiana.
    • Subjects:
    • Warmoth, Henry Clay, 1842-1931,
    • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Louisiana,
    • Elections -- Louisiana,
    • Louisiana -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF375 .W27
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii p., 1 l., 285 p.
      Number of Pages285
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6743509M
      ISBN 100837138744
      LC Control Number30014670
      OCLC/WorldCa774036

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A memoir of the ambitious life and controversial political career of Louisiana governor Henry Clay Warmoth (), War, Politics, and Reconstruction is a firsthand account of the political and social machinations of Civil War America and the war's aftermath in one of the most volatile states of the defeated Confederacy.

An Illinois and reconstruction book, Warmoth arrived in Louisiana in as part of. A memoir of the ambitious life and controversial political career of Louisiana governor Henry Clay Warmoth (–), War, Politics, and Reconstruction is a firsthand account of the political and social machinations of Civil War America and the war's aftermath politics one of the most volatile states of the defeated And reconstruction book.

An Illinois native, Warmoth arrived in Louisiana in as part of 5/5(2). Politics of Reconstruction Reconstruction in Practice His Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruction (December ) provided that if at least ten percent of a state's voters in the election accepted emancipation and took an oath of allegiance to the United States, then the state could form a new government and return to the Union.

Reconstruction was as much a national political configuration as a policy to restore the seceded states to the Union on terms of equal citizenship and civil rights.

Beyond the sphere of government and politics, Reconstruction acquired a new semantic construction referring to social, economic, and cultural developments. War, Politics and Reconstruction: Stormy Days in Louisiana [Henry Clay Warmoth] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying and reconstruction book.

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks5/5(2). POLITICS. and reconstruction book Don Fehrenbacher.

THE DRED SCOTT CASE: Its Significance in American Law and Politics, Michael Holt. THE RISE AND FALL OF THE AMERICAN WHIG PARTY: Jacksonian Politics and the Onset of the Civil War, RECONSTRUCTION Michael Fitzgerald. URBAN EMANCIPATION: Popular Politics in Reconstruction Mobile,William C. A memoir of the ambitious life and controversial political career of Louisiana governor Henry Clay Warmoth (), War, Politics, and Reconstruction is a firsthand account of the political and social machinations of Civil War America and the war's aftermath in one of the most volatile states of the defeated : $ Eric Foner, the DeWitt Clinton Professor of History at Columbia University, is the author of numerous books on the Civil War and Reconstruction.

His most recent book, The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery (), has received the Pulitzer, Bancroft, and Lincoln Prizes. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Warmoth, Henry Clay, War, politics, and reconstruction.

New York, Macmillan Co., Even after the Emancipation Proclamation, two more years of war, service by African American troops, and the defeat of the Confederacy, the nation was still unprepared to deal with the question of full citizenship for its newly freed black population.

The Reconstruction implemented by Congress, which lasted from towas aimed at. Politics of Reconstruction With the war coming to an end, the question of how to reunite the former Confederate states with the Union was a divisive one.

Lincoln’s Presidential Reconstruction plans were seen by many, including Radical Republicans in Congress, to be too tolerant towards what they considered to be traitors. War, Politics and Reconstruction | The autobiographical account of Louisiana Governor Warmoth.

Warmoth was born in McLeansboro, Illinois. He studied the law and then served with the Union Army in the Civil War, was wounded at Vicksburg, Mississippi, dishonorably discharged in the quarrel between generals Grant and McLernand, was restored to service by President Lincoln with full rank and.

Reconstruction, in U.S. history, the period (–77) that followed the American Civil War and during which attempts were made to redress the inequities of slavery and its political, social, and economic legacy and to solve the problems arising from the readmission to the Union of the 11 states that had seceded at or before the outbreak of war.

Long portrayed by many historians as a time. Foner’s book is indispensible, but dense. A pithier primer can be found in Michael W. Fitzgerald’s “Splendid Failure: Postwar Reconstruction in the American South” (Ivan R.

Dee, ). The Politics of Reconstruction WHY IT MATTERS NOWWHY IT MATTERS NOW As a young man, Andrew Johnson—who succeeded Abraham Lincoln as presi-dent—entered politics in Tennessee.

He won several important offices, including those of congressman, governor, and U.S. senator. After secession, Johnson was the only senator from a Confederate state.

This book will be enjoyed by scholars of Appalachia, Reconstruction, the Civil War, and the American South more generally. Indeed, anyone who enjoys good historical writing will not be disappointed by Reconstruction’s Ragged Edge. With clear prose and a compelling narrative, this book is an enjoyable and worthwhile read.

Reconstruction, one of the most turbulent and controversial eras in American history, began during the Civil War and ended in It witnessed America's first experiment in interracial democracy.

Just as the fate of slavery was central to the meaning of the Civil War, so the divisive politics of Reconstruction turned on the status the former. (shelved 2 times as civil-war-reconstruction) avg rating —ratings — published Want to Read saving.

Fuller also restores the historical significance of Morton’s long neglected career as a Reconstruction senator. Seeing Reconstruction as a continuation of the Civil War, Morton became a leading Radical Republican who championed racial equality.

He continually waved the bloody shirt, reminding voters that the Democrats had caused the : A. James Fuller. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

In critiquing the actions and policies of Lincoln's immediate successor, the book's portrayal of Andrew Johnson as man and president is largely conventional in nature. Guelzo's U.S. Grant is well meaning when it came to freedmen citizenship and civil rights, but a bundle of weaknesses when it came to handling practical politics.America's Reconstruction: People and Politics After the Civil War.

ISBNshort well-illustrated survey; Foner, Eric. Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, – () ISBN Award-winning history and most detailed synthesis of .Not ignoring virulent racism directed at African Americans, Richardson shows that it was less race than class that brought about the end of Reconstruction.

An important, impressively documented book, The Death of Reconstruction is a work comparable to David Montgomery’s Beyond Equality as a major reinterpretation of the post–Civil War period.