Freedom on Trial

Freedom on Trial

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26.5 Freedom on Trial

The Confederacy lost the Civil War but quickly began to win the peace when a mysterious organization arose called the Ku Klux Klan. The Ku Klux, as it was then called, sought to restore white supremacy by terrorizing the formerly enslaved to prevent them from voting or owning firearms. To support Black resistance to the KKK’s campaign of murder and mayhem, President Ulysses S. Grant suspended the writ of habeas corpus in large portions of South Carolina and sent… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Lyons Press (December 15, 2020)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 392 pages

File size: 2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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