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Transition to an industrial South

Michael J. Gagnon

Transition to an industrial South

Athens, Georgia, 1830-1870

by Michael J. Gagnon

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrialization,
  • Cotton textile industry,
  • Economic conditions,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMichael J. Gagnon
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF294.A7 G35 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25116157M
    ISBN 109780807145081, 9780807145098, 9780807145104, 9780807145111
    LC Control Number2011048192

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