The Ruling Race: A History of American Slaveholders
Knopf, 1982 - 307 halaman
This study analyzes the market economy of the South, the people and groups that constituted the class of slaveholders, and the paradox of a Southern ideology, rooted in the economy, that emphasized equality of opportunity, patriotism, democracy, and racis
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James Rowe Coombs of Twiggs County , Georgia , recalled the days when “ whole settlements moved off together , believing the best places were a long way off . ” He told of the occasional neighbor who would return from a trip to the ...
One of the most powerful political officials in the Old South was the magistrate of the county court . Although persistent reform efforts weakened their authority in many states , county courts in some areas remained , as one Southerner ...
name was The cash crops of the counties selected were cotton , sugar , rice , and tobacco , and they produced various amounts of grain and livestock as well . Dallas is the only county that had anything like a citySelma — in 1850 ...
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Oakes provides ample evidence in the Chapter "Mater Class Pluralism" for the existence of a democratic and pluralistic tradition in the antebellum South. In Oakes' account, the antebellum South was ... Baca ulasan lengkap
THE MARKET CULTURE
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