Slavery, Cotton and Imperialism
When Slave-Owners, Tied to a Globalized Economy, Turned to Empire
Whitney, W.T. Jr.http://www.counterpunch.org/2014/03/25/slavery-cotton-and-imperialism/
Date Written: 25/03/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16106
Whitney reviews River of Dark Dreams: Slavery and Empire in the Cotton Kingdom by Walter Johnson, on cotton production and slave ownership in the Mississippi River Valley prior to the U.S. Civil War.