Notes

Introduction: The Battle to Save Democracy

1. W.E.B. Du Bois’ Black Reconstruction in America 1860–1880 (1935; New York: Free Press, 1998) puts this in context brilliantly and includes long and detailed quotes from and commentary on Thaddeus Stevens’s floor speeches on this topic.

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iivL4c_3pck&.

3. Alexander Hamilton, Federalist Papers (No. 84), http://www.foundingfathers.info/federalistpapers/fed84.htm.

4. Ibid.

CHAPTER 1: The Deciding Moment?

1. Santa Clara County v. Southern Pacific Railroad Co., 118 U.S. 394 (1886), http://caselaw.lp.findlaw.com/scripts/getcase.pl?court=US&vol=118&invol=394.

2. D. M. Delmas, Speeches and Addresses (San Francisco: A. M. Robinson, 1901). A first edition is in the library ...

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