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Title:
Impeachment of a president : Andrew Johnson, the Blacks, and Reconstruction
Author:
Trefousse, Hans L. (Hans Louis), 1921-2010.
Publication Information:
New York : Fordham University Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xvi, 252 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
General Note:
Originally published: Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, 1975.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780823219223

9780823219230
Format :
Book

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Central Library E666 .T73 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

In Impeachment of a President, Hans L. Trefousse focuses on the causes of the failure to convict, the consequences of the acquittal, and the relationship of the impeachment to the ill success of Reconstruction. Drawing on a wealth of material, some only recently made available, Professor Trefousse sheds new light on the President's objectives and character.


Author Notes


Hans Trefousse (1921-2010) was Distinguished Professor of History at Brooklyn College and at the Graduate Center, of the City University of New York.


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