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Reconstruction: America After The Civil War - Reconstruction | Part 1, Hour 2

Reconstruction | Part 1, Hour 2
Post-Civil War America was a new world. For African Americans living in the former Confederacy, Reconstruction was what historian W. E. B. Du Bois once described as their ?brief moment in the sun.? But support for the social, economic, and political gains they achieved didn?t last long. A...
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/h9qNxNvNn7fXvFmtlGdWAA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Post-Civil War America was a new world. For African Americans living in the former Confederacy, Reconstruction was what historian W. E. B. Du Bois once described as their ?brief moment in the sun.? But support for the social, economic, and political gains they achieved didn?t last long. A... /episodes/get/92469 /episode/92469 Reconstruction: America After The Civil War: Reconstruction | Part 1, Hour 2 /episode-player/92469