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... last Presidential Campaign - How and why Slavery should be Abolished
without direct Compensation to the Masters — The American Colonization
Society - Emigration to Liberia - Ultimatum of the Non - slaveholding Whites .
CHAPTER III .
... are sustained in our remarks upon hay and other special products of the soil ,
as well as to give circulation to other facts of equal significance , we quote a
single passage from an address by Paul C. Cameron , before the Agricultural
Mr. Cameron , from wbose able address before the Agricultural Society of Orange
County , North Carolina , we have already gleaned some interesting particulars ,
informs us , that the cotton planters in his part of the country , " have contented ...
Ought they not , as a befitting confession of their crimes and misdemeanors , and
as a reasonable expiation for the countless evils which they have inflicted on
society , to clothe themselves in sackcloth , and , after a suitable season of ...
To that rice in the organization of society , by which onehalf of its inhabitants are
arrayed in interest and feeling against the other half - to that unfortunate state of
society in which freemen regard labor as disgraceful , and slaves shrink from it as
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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