Black Reconstruction in America (1860-1880)

W.E.B. Dubois

Dubois portrait

Biography at the Poetry Foundation

Table of Contents

I. The Black Worker

II. The White Worker

III.The Planter

IV. The General Strike

V. The Coming of the Lord

VI. Looking Backward

VII.Looking Forward

VIII. The Transubstantiation of a Poor White

IX. The Price of Disaster

X. The Black Proletariat in South Carolina

XI. The Black Proletariat in Mississippi and Louisiana

XII. The White Proletariat in Alabama, Georgia, and Florida

XIII. The Duel for Labor Control on Border and Frontier

XIV. Counter-revolution of Property

XV. Founding the Public School

XVI. Back toward Slavery

XVII. The Propaganda of History