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Published: 01 March 2014

672 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199385652

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Black Reconstruction in America (The Oxford W. E. B. Du Bois)

An Essay Toward a History of the Part Which Black Folk Played in the Attempt to Reconstruct Democracy in America, 1860-1880

Edited by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., W. E. B. Du Bois, and Introduction by David Levering Lewis

  • A specially commissioned introductory essay by David Levering Lewis, a top scholar of African American Studies at New York University
  • A series introduction by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
  • An extensive chronology of W. E. B. Du Bois's life, compiled by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and Terri Hume Oliver
  • A selected bibliography of W. E. B. Du Bois texts, including his own works, collections, bibliographies, biographies, and critical works
  • · An extensive bibliography, written by the author, of texts on the Reconstruction, with notes regarding historical accuracy