19 - king Prosperity of Britain is based on its ability to...

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History 4055 February 19, 2008 Foreign interference - North didn’t want other countries recognizing the south as a nation - South was desperate to be recognized because it would force the north to take action and not ignore them o Believed that they had an overpowering strength: king cotton, cotton is
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Unformatted text preview: king Prosperity of Britain is based on its ability to produce cloth for which they needed cotton Assumed that the producer is creating wealth by producing something real • Stock markets and such are superficial compared to the farmers and such...
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This note was uploaded on 11/23/2009 for the course HIST 4055 taught by Professor Royster during the Spring '09 term at LSU.

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