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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W. J. Simpson worked his two slaves on a small cotton farm near Henderson , South Carolina , in the mid - 1840's . After ten years of struggling and stagnation , Simpson hired out one of his two slaves and became his father's overseer ...
With little reason to remain at home , and " being of a restless spirit , ” Hezekiah stayed only two seasons on his mother's farm , just long enough to court and marry his fourteenyear - old wife , before moving out to the Georgia ...
He tried to expand his small farm near Natchez , battling floods that rotted his cotton , storms that blew it down , and rain that drowned his hogs . But after several years of debt , natural calamity , and prudent land trades , Baker ...
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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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