(1637), the Civil War draft riots
that led to open season on African-Americans (1863), or the military massacre of the Dakota Sioux at Wounded Knee, S.D.
The devil's own work; the Civil War draft riots
and the fight to reconstruct America.
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Patrician George Templeton Strong, living through the 1863 Civil War Draft Riots
, writes that exclusion of the "brutal, base ...