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Confederate Industry

Manufacturers And Quartermasters in the Civil War

by Harold S. Wilson

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Published by University Press of Mississippi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - State & Local - South,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History,
  • History: American,
  • Economic History,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages412
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8752830M
    ISBN 101578068177
    ISBN 109781578068173

    Industries -- Confederate States of America. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms: Industries; Confederate States of America; Narrower term: Mineral indust. Richmond Virginia: Ayers & Wade, Very good. 12 mo. (7 x 4 1/2 inches) + (1) pages, 30 lithographed black and white plates, original cloth-backed marbled wrappers, a few leaves browned "This was the standard manual for Confederate surgeons.

      Faced with the horrific murders in South Carolina and the ensuing debate over the appropriateness of the Confederate flag, it’s even clearer than usual that history is not a dusty book on a shelf. There has been more written about the Civil War than you could read in a lifetime, or a hundred lifetimes. If you can read only one book: Thomas, Emory M. The Confederate Nation, New York: Harper and Row, ; Oakes, James. Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States,

    The Confederate Veteran of January by Richard D. Steuart, author of the foreword of the present work. The- in his book Kentucky Cavaliers in Dixie, taken by the enemy in June, , the industry must have been short-lived, although after the fall of Memphis, Leech.   The Confederate leaders were confident that the importance of cotton on the world market, particularly in England and France, would provide the South with the diplomatic and military assistance they needed for victory. Sherman's campaigns inflicted massive damage to Southern industry, agriculture and infrastructure.


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Excerpt The Civil War brought an end to slavery; it also brought an end to an antebellum renaissance in Southern manufacturing. On the eve of the Civil War, the slave states ranked among the industrial nations of the world in miles of railroads, numbers of steamboats, annual production of pig iron and coal, and the extent of telegraph connections.

Confederate Industry: Manufacturers and Quartermasters in the Civil War - Harold S. Wilson - Google Books. By the South ranked high among the developed countries of. Scarcity and impoverishment in the postbellum South brought manufacturers to the forefront of leadership.

Former Confederate Generals, newspaper editors and educators became allied for the cause of Southern development. Against this postwar mania to rebuild, this book tests old assumptions. pages Appendices, Bibliography, Endnotes, Index Hardback.

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INTRODUCTION: SOUTHERN MANUFACTURING CIRCA (pp. xiii-2) The statistical war between the sections began before the first shots sounded at Fort Sumter.

James D. DeBow, superintendent of the national census indevoted most of three volumes on industrial resources to a benevolent analysis of cotton and slavery in the South.

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Harold S. Wilson, Confederate Industry: Manufacturers and Quartermasters in. the Civil War. Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi, xxii + pp. $45 (hardcover), ISBN: Reviewed for by David Surdam, Graduate School of. This book examines the Confederate military's program to govern this prosperous industrial base by a quartermaster system.

By commandeering more than half the South's produced goods for the military, the quartermaster general, in a drift toward socialism, appropriated hundreds of mills and controlled the flow of southern factory : University Press of Mississippi.

manufacturing might of the North during the Civil War () often overshadowed that of the South, but the success of the Confederate war effort depended as much on the iron of its industry as the blood of its fighting men.

Over the course of the war, Georgia, known as the antebellum "Empire State of the South," became an indispensable site for wartime. However, in his new book, "Confederate Industry: Manufacturers and Quartermasters in the Civil War," Harold Wilson debunks the myth that the South was nothing but agriculture.

In fact, the associate professor of history explains that it was the strength of the Southern business community, particularly manufacturers and quartermasters, that made.

Harold S. Wilson is the author of Confederate Industry ( avg rating, 6 ratings, 1 review, published ), McClure's Magazine and the Muckrakers ( /5(1).The spoils system more broadly had proven unpopular in the South during the years after Jackson. As a former head of the Confederate Bureau of War reflected in“the Confederate.This is a list of Confederate arms Confederate States of America was a government set up from to by thirteen Southern states that had declared their secession from the United States.

The Confederate States Army was the army of the Confederate States of America while the Confederacy existed during the American Civil War.

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