This collection of essays, organized around the theme of the struggle for equality in the United States during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, also serves to honor the renowned Civil War historian James McPherson. Complete with a brief interview with the celebrated scholar, this volume reflects the best aspects of McPhersonas work, while casting new light on the struggle that has served as the animating force of his lifetime of scholarship. With a chronological span from the 1830s to the 1960s, the contributions bear witness to the continuing vigor of the argument over equality. ContributorsEssays on Sectional Conflict, the Civil War, and the Long Reconstruction Orville Vernon Burton, Jerald Podair, Jennifer L. Weber. J AMES McP HERSON a#39; S CAREER HAS BEEN FILLED with recognition and honor, but his mark on theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Struggle for Equality|
|Author||:||Orville Vernon Burton, Jerald Podair, Jennifer L. Weber|
|Publisher||:||University of Virginia Press - 2011-12-15|