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Author Lee, Susan, 1943-

Title A new economic view of American history / Susan Previant Lee and Peter Passell.

Imprint New York : Norton, 1979.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection J Schick  330.973 L515n 1979    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 1st ed.
Description 410 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The colonial economy -- Mercantilism and the American revolution -- Economic growth before 1860 -- Westward expansion and the transportation revolution -- Industrial change before the civil war -- Banks and money before the civil war -- Northern agriculture expansion before the civil war -- Slavery and the southern economy -- Slavery and society -- Economics and the coming of the Civil War -- The economic impact of the Civil War -- The south after the civil war -- Economic growth and institutioal change after the Civil War -- Government intervention -- Economic distribution and equity -- The great depression.
Summary Includes sections on the colonial economy, slavery and the southern economy, economics of the civil war, the great depression.
Subject United States -- Economic conditions.
Economic history. (OCoLC)fst00901974
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Added Author Passell, Peter, author.
ISBN 0393950670
9780393950670
0393012255
9780393012255

 
    
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