Black freedom/White violence, 1865-1900

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  • African Americans -- History -- 1863-1877.,
  • African Americans -- History -- 1877-1964.,
  • Violence -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Southern States -- Race relations.,
  • Southern States -- History -- 1865-1877.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited with an introduction by Donald G. Nieman.
SeriesAfrican American life in the Post-Emancipation South ;, v. 7
ContributionsNieman, Donald G.
LC ClassificationsE185.2 .B54 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 389 p. :
Number of Pages389
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1419283M
ISBN 100815314442
LC Control Number93029265

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