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... soil is when under the prudent manage ment of free white husbandmen , than it
is when under the rude and nature - murdering tillage of enslaved negroes ; and
in two subsequent tables they shall find that the live stock , slaughtered animals ...
Almost every one of these Colonies had its marked peculiarities and its points of
antagonism as against its nearest neighbours ; but they fell into three groups . We
may broadly contrast the five southernmost , which included . ION ment . e life ...
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important there is ack . He the past . tended to che cause those which were the
richest and of which in many ways the leading State was Virginia , with the four (
... for a time , if the Union Government could have attached to itself popular
sentiments of honour and loyalty . But the sentiments were not there ; and it
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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