After Appomattox by Gregory P. Downs

By Gregory P. Downs

The Civil battle didn't finish with accomplice capitulation in 1865. A moment part started out which lasted until eventually 1871—not Reconstruction yet real belligerency whose undertaking was once to overwhelm slavery and create civil and political rights for freed humans. yet as Gregory Downs exhibits, army career posed its personal dilemmas, together with near-anarchy.

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