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A better half to the Civil struggle and Reconstruction addresses the most important themes and subject matters of the Civil battle period, with 23 unique essays through best students within the field.An authoritative quantity that surveys the historical past and historiography of the U.S. Civil conflict and ReconstructionAnalyzes the main resources and the main influential books and articles within the fieldIncludes discussions on scholarly advances in U.S. Civil warfare background.
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Mercer also urged President James Monroe to appoint a colonial agent “residing upon the coast of Africa” to receive the slaves. The bill, which was signed by Monroe in early March, authorized the appropriation of 100,000 dollars “to carry this law into effect” (Egerton 1997: 144). Although Monroe probably never knew that the Society’s agents used a portion of this money to purchase land in what became Liberia, he was certainly aware that virtually none of the black settlers who sailed for Africa were natives rescued from illegal slavers.
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