Today's American Minute — Civil War: The Economic & Slavery Tensions Preceding It

Economic & Slavery Issues Preceding the Civil War - American Minute with Bill Federer

Civil War: The Economic & Slavery Tensions Preceding It

Economic & Slavery Issues Preceding the Civil War - American Minute with Bill Federer

Eugene R. Dattel wrote in "Cotton and the Civil War" (Mississippi Historical Society, July 2008):
"Cotton's financial and political influence in the 19th century can be compared to that of the oil industry in the early 21st century."

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