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Ante-Bellum Alabama: Town and Country (Library Alabama by Weymouth T. Jordan,Kenneth R. Johnson

By Weymouth T. Jordan,Kenneth R. Johnson

Ante-Bellum Alabama:  city and Country used to be written to offer the reader perception into importaant facers of Alabama’s ante-bellum history.  offered within the type of case reviews from the pre—Civil struggle interval, the booklet bargains with a urban, a city, a planter’s kin, rural social existence, attitudes referring to race, and Alabama’s early agricultural and business development.

Ante-bellum Alabama’s fundamental curiosity used to be agriculture; the executive crop used to be King Cotton; and most people have been agriculturalists.  cities and towns got here into life to provide the rural wishes of the kingdom and to method and distribute farm commodities.  equally, Alabama’s business improvement all started with the manufacture of implements for farm use, in keeping with the state’s agricultural needs.  Rural-agriculture impacts ruled the yank scene; and during this admire Alabama used to be general of her quarter in addition to of lots of the United States.

 

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