1854 and 1861

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Unformatted text preview: • the south desperate to sell cotton now- bc running out of money- the blockade very strong though- reliance on king cotton backfired- • Egypt and india strted producing more- so the brits were fine- not big of a deal • • • • • • • • • • Brit shipping good in the north- south wasn’t targeting brit ships bc still hopeful they ould be on their side- therefore, shipping still ok- more people in the shipping bis- less in manufact- bad for south again North seizing ships going to south from west indies- the brits in no position to say that they cant do this- tightening in restriction on shipping- cnat ship to foreign country and then travel by land- Another policy prob in south- no recognition- separate country...
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