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Author Downs, Gregory P.

Title Declarations of dependence [electronic resource] : the long reconstruction of popular politics in the South, 1861-1908 / Gregory P. Downs.

Imprint Chapel Hill [N.C.] : University of North Carolina Press, 2011.

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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 346 p. : ill., ports.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Friends unseen : the ballad of political dependency -- Hungry for protection : the Confederate roots of dependence -- Slaves and the great deliverer : freedom and friendship behind Union lines -- Vulnerable at the circumference : demobilization and the limitations of the Freedmen's Bureau -- The great day of acounter : democracy and the problem of power in Republican Reconstruction -- The persistence of prayer : dependency after redemption -- Crazes, fetishes, and enthusiasms : the silver mania and the making of a new politics -- A compressive age : White supremacy and the growth of the modern state -- Coda: Desperate times call for distant friends : Franklin Roosevelt as the last good king?.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Subject Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- North Carolina.
Dependency -- Political aspects -- North Carolina -- History -- 19th century.
Patron and client -- Political aspects -- North Carolina -- History -- 19th century.
Political culture -- North Carolina -- History -- 19th century.
Populism -- North Carolina -- History -- 19th century.
North Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.
North Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.
North Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
North Carolina -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780807834442 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780807877760 (e-book)

 
    
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