By Joe M. Richardson
--The magazine of yankee History
"In a very balanced examine Richardson has synthesized a wealth of assets and examine to supply a completely convincing interpretation of the AMA and southern blacks. along with exploring family among the 2, his major goal has been to evaluate the AMA's effectiveness in bringing blacks into the yankee mainstream. as a result of his winning labors, now we have a much-needed finished examine of that almost all influential missionary association. even if addressing conflicts among the AMA and the united states army over the remedy of contrabands, fees of racism between black and white missionaries, or the standard of organization schools, Richardson doesn't permit his seen admiration for the AMA to intervene. . . . With daring good judgment and huge subtlety Richardson has made a magnificent contribution.
--The magazine of Southern History
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Christian Reconstruction: The American Missionary Association and Southern Blacks, 1861-1890 by Joe M. Richardson