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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Southern States

Subjects:

  • Plantation life -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Plantation life -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Cotton growing -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Cotton growing -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Landscape -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Landscape -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century,
  • African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century,
  • African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Southern States -- Historical geography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [405]-437) and index.

StatementCharles S. Aiken.
SeriesCreating the North American landscape
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF215 .A4 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 452 p. :
Number of Pages452
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL683415M
ISBN 100801856795
LC Control Number97030162
OCLC/WorldCa37353897

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The cotton plantation South since the Civil War. Responsibility Charles S. Aiken. Tracing the geographical changes in plantation agriculture and the plantation regions after , this text shows how the altered landscape of the south has led many to the false conclusion that the plantation has vanished. the author explains, while. Cotton plantations, the most common type of plantation in the South prior to the Civil War, were the last type of plantation to fully develop. Cotton production was a very labor-intensive crop to harvest, with the fibers having to be hand-picked from the bolls. This was coupled with the equally laborious removal of seeds from fiber by hand. Download Citation | The Cotton Plantation South Since the Civil War. | Tracing the geographical changes in plantation agriculture and the plantation regions after . The Cotton Plantation South since the Civil War by Charles S. Aiken (review) The Cotton Plantation South since the Civil War by Charles S. Aiken (review) Winberry, John J. Southeastern Geographer Vol. XXXVIII, No. 2, November , pp. REVIEW S T he C otton P la n tatio n South since the Civil W a r. Charles S. Aiken.