Still the Arena of Civil War : Violence and Turmoil in Reconstruction Texas, 1865-1874
By: Howell, Kenneth W.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Denton : University of North Texas Press, 2012Description: 1 online resource (458 p.).ISBN: 9781574414578.Subject(s): Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas | Minorities -- Violence against -- Texas -- History -- 19th century | Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Texas | Texas -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 | Texas -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century | Violence -- Texas -- History -- 19th centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Still the Arena of Civil War : Violence and Turmoil in Reconstruction Texas, 1865-1874DDC classification: 976.4 | 976.406 LOC classification: F391 .S855 2012Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; List of Maps and Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part One; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Part 2; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Part 3; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Part 4; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Chapter 15; List of Contributors; Index
Following the Civil War, the United States was fully engaged in a bloody conflict with ex-Confederates, conservative Democrats, and members of organized terrorist groups, such as the Ku Klux Klan, for control of the southern states. Texas became one of the earliest battleground states in the War of Reconstruction. Was the Reconstruction era in the Lone Star State simply a continuation of the Civil War? Evidence presented by sixteen contributors in this new anthology, edited by Kenneth W. Howell, argues that this indeed was the case. Topics include the role of the Freedmen's Bureau and the occ
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