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Reconstruction and the Constitution, 1866-1876

by John William Burgess

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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John W. Burgess
SeriesThe American history series, American history series (Charles Scribner"s Sons)
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 342 p. ;
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24599544M
OCLC/WorldCa699510586

In his book, Reconstruction and the Constitution , Burgess wrote the following regarding Congress’ establishment of the Freedmen’s Bureau. Remember that the Bureau had been established to help former slaves succeed in the transition to freedom. Read this book on Questia. The only comprehensive study ever published on the intent of the framers of the 14th Amendment and of Reconstruction-era civil rights legislation to protect the right to keep and bear arms from State infringement.

Each Reconstruction amendment addressed specific issues regarding former slaves, such as the right to vote, citizenship status, and equal protection. The 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the U.S. Constitution are referred to as the “Reconstruction Amendments.”. John William Burgess (Aug – Janu ) was a pioneering American political scientist. He spent most of his career at Columbia University and is regarded as having been "the most influential political scientist of the period.". Burgess was born in Tennessee and fought for the Union in.

This is a book that will appeal to a narrow field of readers. While it is about the Reconstruction Period it is really about how the events of that era affected our Constitution and how the passage of the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments became necessary/5. The A to Z of the Civil War and Reconstruction () excerpt and text search; earlier version was Historical Dictionary of the Civil War and Reconstruction () Schouler, James. History of the United States of America: Under the Constitution vol. 7. – The Reconstruction Period () online.


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Reconstruction (), the turbulent era following the Civil War, was the effort to reintegrate Southern states from the Confederacy and 4 million newly-freed slaves into the United States.

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Freedmen, the Fourteenth Amendment, and the Right to Bear Arms, by Stephen P. Halbrook. The only comprehensive study ever published on the intent of the framers of the 14th Amendment and of Reconstruction-era civil rights legislation to protect the right to keep and bear arms from State infringement.