History Projects Assignment
... History of the United s since 1865 Book Review Klose, Nelson, and Lader, Curt,United s History, Since 1865, Hauppauge, N.Y: Barrons, 2001, Print.
After the end of Civil War, America have undergone major industrialization and urbanization processes up to the present. In this book, the author identifies the period of Reconstruction, which lasted from 1865 to 1875 (Klose 23). In particular, he identifies the 13th Amendment as a breakthrough to stop slavery in the United States. The three major Amendments, that is the 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments formed the foundation of equal rights for all citizens later in the 20th century.
1. The Reconstruction Period (1865-1900)
2. The Congressiona...