The politics of Reconstruction for U.S. History 1865 to 1945: Radical vs. Moderate Republicans and political philosophies following the American Civil War.
This essay compares and contrasts the different factions of the Republican party in America after the Civil War. The first part addresses the role of a Radical Republican Senator and argues their position during Reconstruction. How did they handle the challenges of rebuilding the U.S.? The second goal is to assume the rol