Item description for The Prostrate State by James S Pike...
James Shepherd Pike was a Yankee, a Republican, and an Abolitionist. Here is his personal account of reconstruction in South Carolina. A story of scoundrels, scalawags, and carpetbaggers; of bribery, corruption, and incompetence. Published in 1874, The Prostrate State rocked the North. It weakened resolve to continue military rule and helped return traditional Southern ruling classes to power.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9" Width: 5.9" Height: 0.9" Weight: 0.8 lbs.
Release Date Feb 28, 2006
ISBN 1933706023 ISBN13 9781933706023