Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Confederate States” in chapter 92, page 278 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...War I tell you costs treasure as well as blood.
Have we the means?
Can we cope with the North?--that is the question.
We have not less than four thousand millions of taxable property within the Confederate States , upon the last minimum estimate.
At last year's rates, we therefore could raise from one hundred millions to two hundred millions, for years to come and yet survive.
The wealth of nations, the ab...
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