Christian reconstruction the American Missionary Association and Southern Blacks, 1861-1890 by Joe Martin Richardson

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .

Written in English

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  • American Missionary Association,
  • African Americans -- Missions,
  • Freedmen -- Education,
  • Freedmen -- Religion,
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877),
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Civilian relief,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Religious aspects

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementJoe M. Richardson.
LC ClassificationsBV2360.A8 R53 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 348 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2533241M
ISBN 100820308161
LC Control Number85013946

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