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New frontiers of the American Reconstruction by Harold Melvin Hyman

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English


  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Historiography.,
  • African Americans -- History -- 1863-1877.,
  • United States -- Relations -- Canada.,
  • Canada -- Relations -- United States.,
  • United States -- Relations -- Latin America.,
  • Latin America -- Relations -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Harold M. Hyman.
ContributionsUniversity of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
LC ClassificationsE668 .H98
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 156 p.
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17756641M

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