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The Resource Dark sky rising : Reconstruction and the dawn of Jim Crow, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. with Tonya Bolden

Dark sky rising : Reconstruction and the dawn of Jim Crow, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. with Tonya Bolden

Label
Dark sky rising : Reconstruction and the dawn of Jim Crow
Title
Dark sky rising
Title remainder
Reconstruction and the dawn of Jim Crow
Statement of responsibility
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. with Tonya Bolden
Title variation
Reconstruction and the dawn of Jim Crow
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is a story about America during and after Reconstruction, one of history's most pivotal and misunderstood chapters. In a stirring account of emancipation, the struggle for citizenship and national reunion, and the advent of racial segregation, the renowned Harvard scholar delivers a book that is illuminating and timely. Real-life accounts drive the narrative, spanning the half century between the Civil War and Birth of a Nation. Here, you will come face-to-face with the people and events of Reconstruction's noble democratic experiment, its tragic undermining, and the drawing of a new "color line" in the long Jim Crow era that followed. In introducing young readers to them, and to the resiliency of the African American people at times of progress and betrayal, Professor Gates shares a history that remains vitally relevant today."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gates, Henry Louis
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Grades 4-6
  • Ages 9-12
LC call number
E185.2
LC item number
.G37 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bolden, Tonya
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Southern States
  • African Americans
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Southern States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dark sky rising : Reconstruction and the dawn of Jim Crow, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. with Tonya Bolden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Let freedom ring! -- Men of color to arms! -- Fraught with great difficulty -- Restored -- The ballot with which to save ourselves -- Go on with your oppressions -- White reign of terror -- To the storm, to the whirlwind -- Moral weakness in high places -- Mighty current
Control code
on1034634538
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
225 pages
Isbn
9781338262049
Lccn
2018016732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1034634538
Label
Dark sky rising : Reconstruction and the dawn of Jim Crow, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. with Tonya Bolden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Let freedom ring! -- Men of color to arms! -- Fraught with great difficulty -- Restored -- The ballot with which to save ourselves -- Go on with your oppressions -- White reign of terror -- To the storm, to the whirlwind -- Moral weakness in high places -- Mighty current
Control code
on1034634538
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
225 pages
Isbn
9781338262049
Lccn
2018016732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1034634538

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