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Black Reconstruction in The US 1860-1880 – Excerpt – W.E.B. Du Bois

March 12, 2017
“One reads the more true deeper records of Reconstruction with despair. It is without delay so primary and human, and but so futile. There is no villain, no fool, no saint. There are only guys; men who crave ease and vigour, men who know need and starvation, men who’ve crawled. They all dream and attempt