What were some of the problems that needed to be resolved by American leaders in order to reconstruct the nation following the Civil War. Compare and contrast the difference between the Presidential plans for Reconstruction and the Radical Republicans plans for Reconstruction. Explain the main goal of the Freedmen’s Bureau. Section 2. Nov 01, 2015 · One of the most common tropes embraced in reference to the post- Civil War period is the idea of a ‘white Northern retreat from Reconstruction.’ For many, the shift occurred during the mid to late 1870s for a number of reasons, including the threat of labor strikes, the fulfillment of Manifest Destiny or the realization that the South’s ... May 01, 2020 · ↩ Jere R. Behrman, “Monopolistic Cocoa Pricing,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics 50, no. 3 (1968): 702. ↩ “33-Nation Cocoa Talks Adjourn As Conference Ends in Failure,” New York Times, October 25, 1963, 41. ↩ J. Maidenberg, “Cocoa Producers Lose Market War,” New York Times, February 7, 1965.