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Title Starving the South : how the North won the Civil War / Andrew F. Smith.
Author Smith, Andrew F., 1946-
Publication New York, N.Y. : St. Martin's Press, 2011.
Edition First edition.
Description 295 pages ; 24 cm
Call # 973.71 S
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-277) and index.
Contents Lincoln's humbug of a blockade -- Scarcity and hunger -- Bread riots -- Abundance and organization -- Gibraltar of the Mississippi -- Traders or traitors? -- The Confederacy's breadbasket -- Giving thanks and no thanks -- Hard war -- Capital hunger.
Subject United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Food supply.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Economic aspects.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Blockades.
Confederate States of America. Army -- Supplies and stores.
United States. Army -- Supplies and stores -- History -- 19th century.
Confederate States of America -- Economic conditions.
Food industry and trade -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
ISBN 9780312601812 :
0312601816

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