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cotton kingdom a traveller"s observations on cotton and slavery in the American slave states. Based upon three former volumes of journeys and investigations. by Frederick Law Olmsted, Sr.

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Published by Mason brothers; [etc., etc.] in New York .
Written in English


  • Slavery -- United States.,
  • Cotton growing -- Southern States.,
  • Southern States -- Description and travel.,
  • Southern States -- Economic conditions.

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Edition Notes

StatementBy Frederick Law Olmsted.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13543500M

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