Texas During Reconstruction, 1st Edition

  • Greg Clinton
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  • ISBN-10: 1477745203
  • ISBN-13: 9781477745205
  • DDC: 976.4
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 4th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The years after the Civil War were a time of big changes in America, especially in southern states such as Texas. In this book, the successes and failures of the Reconstruction in Texas are detailed through comprehensive text as well interesting sidebars and helpful graphic organizers. Readers discover the struggles of former slaves, the animosity between the North and South, and the way both of those factors impacted Texas. Along the way, their comprehension is aided by detailed images, including historical photographs and artwork.

Features and Benefits

  • Activities, Background of State, Detailed Table of Contents, Glossary, Graphic Organizers, Index, Sidebars, Social Studies Content, Primary Sources, Maps.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Civil War and Reconstruction.
2: Early Reconstruction Plans.
3: Unequal Citizens.
4: The Constitution of 1869.
5: A Stronger Government.
6: Treatment of Former Slaves.
7: The Freedmen's Bureau.
8: An Ironclad Oath.
9: The Constitution of 1876.
10: The Effects of Reconstruction.
Reader Response Projects.