Reconstruction Summary
Eric Foner

Everything you need to understand or teach Reconstruction by Eric Foner.

  • 5 Student Essays
  • 3 Encyclopedia Articles
  • ...and more

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Encyclopedia Articles (3)

2,564 words, approx. 9 pages
Reconstruction The aftermath of a long, hard war can be as arduous as the fighting itself. Such is the case with Reconstruction, one of the most volatile peacetime periods in American history. Rebel a... Read more
7,372 words, approx. 25 pages
1865–1877: Reconstruction Reconstruction was the period in American history immediately after the Civil War. The physical rebuilding of Southern cities, ports, railroads, and farms that had bee... Read more
6,649 words, approx. 23 pages
The Mixed Legacy of the Reconstruction Era Union army general Rufus Saxton (1824–1908) had long been a friend to African Americans. He had been on hand in the Sea Islands (located off the coast... Read more