Reconstruction in Mississippi.
The effects of the Civil War on Mississippi, viz., “The primary purpose of this work is to give a detailed study of reconstruction in Mississippi with reference to its political, military, economic, educational, and legal phases.” (Preface, vii) Carpet-baggers, the Freedmen’s Bureau, the Klan, the riots of 1875; a few examples that fall under Garner’s scope. An exceptionally handsome copy.
Description: Reconstruction in Mississippi.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1901. 422pp., top-edge gilt. First Edition. Publisher’s gilt-lettered navy cloth without dust jacket. Many pages unopened. Tiny tear to crown of spine, a very good.
Howes G-67 “aa”. Work p