Resources

Readings

Required

  • Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era913xv7O4qPL._SL1500_ by James M. McPherson
  • A Short History of Reconstruction by Eric Foner
    • With both books, we encourage you to check prices online (order early so you have it in time for the beginning of class) (kindle and eprint versions are also available).

 

Suggested

  • Daina Ramey Berry, Swing the Sickle for the Harvest is Ripe
  •  Stephen Hahn, The Political Worlds of Slavery and Freedom
  • Stephen Sears, Lincoln’s Generals
  • Stephanie McCurry, Confederate Reckoning
  • Ellen DuBois, Feminism and Suffrage

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