The First Black Governor

by James Haskins
The First Black Governor

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This biography recounts the life of P.B.S. Pinchback, the first black governor of Louisiana who, in spite of being a gambler, swashbuckler, gunfighter, and womaniser extraordinaire, was still able to make significant contribution to the welfare of black people in the period following slavery.
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This biography recounts the life of P.B.S. Pinchback, the first black governor of Louisiana who, in spite of being a gambler, swashbuckler, gunfighter, and womaniser extraordinaire, was still able to make significant contribution to the welfare of black people in the period following slavery.