➿ Henry Wilson and the Era of Reconstruction Free ➶ Author John L. Myers – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk Already a leader of the Republican party when the Civil War began Henry Wilson had distinguished himself as the most important Congressional figure on military and antislavery and pro black legislatio Already a leader of the Republican party and the ePUB ✓ when the Civil War began Henry Wilson had distinguished himself as the most important Congressional figure on military and antislavery and pro black legislation during the war During the Era of Reconstruction Wilson fought to protect the rights of the newly freed slaves but he was opposed to the severe punishment of Confederate leaders and initially tried to be conciliatory toward President Johnson's lenient policies Soon Wilson joined others in promoting Congress's own Henry Wilson Epub / Reconstruction program including the th and th Amendments the Military Reconstruction Acts and the impeachment of the President He became the Republican Party's most freuently used campaign speaker Long recognized as a spokesman for labor he was also the foremost national politician promoting the cause of prohibition He wrote the most authoritative three volume work on the causes of the Civil War from the northern viewpoint He was also a freuent contributor to the era's most influential religious periodical In Wilson and the PDF ↠ Wilson was rewarded for his political activities when he was nominated and elected as the country's vice president.
- 301 pages
- Henry Wilson and the Era of Reconstruction
- John L. Myers
- 15 September 2016 John L. Myers