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Robinson, Armstead L.

Bitter Fruits of Bondage

The Demise of Slavery and the Collapse of the Confederacy, 1861–1865 Armstead L. Robinson. Introduction by Joseph P. Reidy

Bitter Fruits of Bondage is the late Armstead L. Robinson’s magnum opus, a controversial history that explodes orthodoxies on both sides of the historical debate over why the South lost the Civil War. Recent studies, while conceding the importance of social factors in the unraveling of the... More