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cotton industry

M. B. Hammond

cotton industry

an essay in American economic history

by M. B. Hammond

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Published by Pub. for the American economic association, by the Macmillan company; [etc., etc. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Cotton growing -- United States.,
    • Cotton trade -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 359-369.

      Statementby M. B. Hammond. Part I. The cotton culture and the cotton trade, December, 1897.
      SeriesPublications of the American economic association., New ser., no. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB1 .A5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 382 p.
      Number of Pages382
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6938111M
      LC Control Number04006923
      OCLC/WorldCa3588611

        In his important new book, the Harvard historian Sven Beckert makes the case that in the 19th century what most stirred the universe was cotton. “Empire of Cotton” is not casual airplane reading. As the cotton industry boomed in the South, the Mississippi River quickly became the essential water highway in the United States. Steamboats, a crucial part of the transportation revolution thanks to their enormous freight-carrying capacity and ability to navigate shallow waterways, became a defining component of the cotton kingdom.


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Purushothama Contents Preface xxv Foreword xxvii 1 Supervisor: Textile industry 1