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... Classification of Votes Polled at the Five Points Precinct in 1856 -- Parts played
by the Republicans , Whigs , Democrats , and Know - Nothings during the last
Presidential Campaign - How and why Slavery should be Abolished without
... of annihilating the monstrous iniquity . We want to become an auxiliary in the
good work , and facilitate it . The liberation of five millions of " poor white trash ”
from the otting ity of rishad " out to the i mere 32 COMPARISON BETWEEN THE.
Notwithstanding the fact that the white non - slaveholders of the South , are in the
majority , as five to one , they have never yet had any part or lot in framing the
laws under which they live . There is no legislation except for the benefit of slaveí
... twenty - five dollars per ton ; it would thus appear that this most popular and
valuable provender , one of the staple commodities of the North , commands a
market in a single slave State , to the amount IN ܝܢܐ ܝܘ % F tirr : CONTE 2 ,
ܝܢܐ ܝܘ % F tirr : CONTE 2 , the e henker : Sveta of seven million eight
hundred and seventy - five thousand dollars per annum . In this same State of
Maryland , less than one million of dollar's worth of cotton finds a market , the
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A must read for anyone that wants to understand the economic and social implications of the Southern slave aristocracy.
A well researched and written review of the slave aristocracy that suppressed and exploited both black slaves and non-slave holding whites alike.
This book is critical to understanding why the Southern Gentry despised the North for "exploiting" the South and "stealing" the Souths' financial resources when in fact the increasingly inefficient and unproductive system of slave labor doomed the South to ever increasing reliance on Northern resources to maintain their facade of prosperity.
H. R. Helper explains the slave states downward spiral toward economic collapse that will ultimately drive 11 of the states to secede from the Union and start the Civil War
This book is an insight today into much of the Souths' ongoing struggle to join the rest of the United States in economic prosperity