The Old South's Modern Worlds: Slavery, Region, and Nation

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The British government facilitated this enterprise by applying a narrow interpretation of a law that prohibited the construction and arming of warships in British territory. In 1862, keeping the promise made by the Republican platform of the 1860 election, the Homestead Act became law. Although she may be best known for her work as a sufragette, Susan B. The cooperationists polled about 40 percent of the vote in the secession elections, but in the end they followed the leadership of the secessionist planters.

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Publisher: Oxford University Press; 1 edition (April 6, 2011)

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