The life and death of Gus Reed : a story of race and justice in Illinois during the Civil War and Reconstruction /
"Gus Reed was a freed slave who traveled north as Sherman's March was sweeping through Georgia in 1864. His journey ended in Springfield, Illinois, a city undergoing fundamental changes as its white citizens struggled to understand the political, legal, and cultural consequences of emancip...
|Published:||Athens : Ohio University Press, |
|Series:||Ohio University Press series on law, society, and politics in the Midwest.
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