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The second founding : how the Civil War and Reconstruction remade the constitution
Title:
The second founding : how the Civil War and Reconstruction remade the constitution
ISBN:
9780393652574
Physical Description:
pages cm
Contents:
Origins of the Second Founding -- What is Freedom?: The Thirteenth Amendment -- Toward Equality: The Fourteenth Amendment -- The Right to Vote: The Fifteenth Amendment -- Justice and Jurisprudence.
Abstract:
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning scholar comes a timely history of the constitutional changes that built equality into the nation's foundation and how those guarantees have been shaken over time.
Format:
Book
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company, 2019.

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