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Imperfect Equality: African Americans and the Confines of White Racial Attitudes in Postemancipation Maryland

by Fuke, Richard Paul
Publisher: Fordham University Press
Issue: Fall 1999
ISBN: 0823219623

Imperfect Equality surveys the evolving status of freemen and ex-slaves in Maryland during the Civil War's aftermath, concluding: "White radicals collaborated with conservatives -- often unintentionally -- to fashion a postwar society that left blacks very much to their own devices."

review of Imperfect Equality: African Americans and the Confines of White Racial Attitudes in Postemancipation Maryland, by Fuke, Richard Paul, Civil War Book Review, (Fall 1999).