Into the Land of Freedom: African Americans in Reconstruction
Twenty-First Century Books, 2004 M01 1 - 112 páginas
Discusses the changes faced by African Americans after the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation, describing how families tried to reunite, find homes, and jobs.
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How Free Is Free?
Give Us This and We Will Protect Ourselves
Black Spirit Black Mind
A New War
Further Reading and Websites 106
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