Table of Contents
   Prologue: Looking Out from Slaveryp. 1
   "The Jacobins of the Country"
      Of Chains and Threadsp. 13
      "The Choked Voice of a Race at Last Unloosed"p. 62
      Of Rumors and Revelationsp. 116
   To Build a New Jerusalem
      Reconstructing the Body Politicp. 163
      "A Society Turned Bottomside Up"p. 216
      Of Paramilitary Politicsp. 265
   The Unvanquished
      The Education of Henry Adamsp. 317
      Of Ballots and Biracialismp. 364
      The Valley and the Shadowsp. 412
   Epilogue: "Up, You Mighty Race"p. 465
   Black Leaders Data Setp. 479
   Notesp. 481
   Acknowledgmentsp. 595
   Indexp. 599