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Introduction

R. Douglas Hurt

in Agriculture and the Confederacy: Policy, Productivity, and Power in the Civil War South

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469620008
eISBN:
9781469620022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469620008.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This book examines the decline and fall of agriculture in the Confederacy. On the eve of the Civil War, southerners considered cotton to be king. Below the Mason-Dixon Line, however, “agriculture,” ... More


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