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The Resource "What shall we do with the Negro?" : Lincoln, white racism, and Civil War America, Paul D. Escott

"What shall we do with the Negro?" : Lincoln, white racism, and Civil War America, Paul D. Escott

Label
"What shall we do with the Negro?" : Lincoln, white racism, and Civil War America
Title
"What shall we do with the Negro?"
Title remainder
Lincoln, white racism, and Civil War America
Statement of responsibility
Paul D. Escott
Title variation
Lincoln, white racism, and Civil War America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Consulting a broad range of contemporary newspapers, magazines, books, army records, government documents, publications of citizens' organizations, letters, diaries, and other sources, Paul D. Escott examines the attitudes and actions of Northerners and Southerners regarding the future of African Americans after the end of slavery. --from publisher description
Summary
Examines post-Civil War attitudes about the future of African Americans after slavery, noting that unification was a higher priority for Lincoln than emancipation, and compares Southern and Northern public opinion and media coverage
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
312555
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Escott, Paul D.
Dewey number
973.7092
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.2
LC item number
.E73 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Slaves
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Race
  • Racism
  • Whites
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Lincoln, white racism, and Civil War America
Label
"What shall we do with the Negro?" : Lincoln, white racism, and Civil War America, Paul D. Escott
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [277]-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: First declarations -- Part 1: Northern developments. The North confronts the question ; War's proving ground ; Amnesty, apprenticeship, and the freedmen's future ; Politics, emancipation, and Black rights -- Part 2: Southern developments. Slavery, war, and the slaveholder's mind ; Heresy, dogma, and the Confederate debate -- Part 3: Confluence. The Hampton Roads conference ; 1865 and beyond -- Appendix: A brief, additional note on a vast historiography
Control code
19363651
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 304 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780813927862
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008034652
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn244177145
  • (OCoLC)244177145
Label
"What shall we do with the Negro?" : Lincoln, white racism, and Civil War America, Paul D. Escott
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [277]-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: First declarations -- Part 1: Northern developments. The North confronts the question ; War's proving ground ; Amnesty, apprenticeship, and the freedmen's future ; Politics, emancipation, and Black rights -- Part 2: Southern developments. Slavery, war, and the slaveholder's mind ; Heresy, dogma, and the Confederate debate -- Part 3: Confluence. The Hampton Roads conference ; 1865 and beyond -- Appendix: A brief, additional note on a vast historiography
Control code
19363651
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 304 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780813927862
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008034652
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn244177145
  • (OCoLC)244177145

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