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Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 6 6 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 27. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 3 3 Browse Search
Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 3 3 3 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 2 2 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 2. (ed. Frank Moore) 2 2 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: November 12, 1861., [Electronic resource] 2 2 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 2 2 Browse Search
Charles Congdon, Tribune Essays: Leading Articles Contributing to the New York Tribune from 1857 to 1863. (ed. Horace Greeley) 2 2 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: November 1, 1862., [Electronic resource] 1 1 Browse Search
Col. O. M. Roberts, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 11.1, Texas (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 1 1 Browse Search
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[written for a forthcoming number of De Bow's Review.]borrowing at home and borrowing abroad — the cotton loan.by George Fitzhugh. If to carry on the war we were to borrow in England two hundred and fifty millions of dollars, at the proposed rate of interest, principal redeemable in sixty years, we should in that time pay to our English creditors, in way of interest, more than one thousand millions of dollars; besides paying back the principal. One thousand millions of dollars would thus be transferred from our Confederacy to England. We should be that much the poorer, and England that much the wealthier, by the operation. If we borrow that amount from our own citizens, we should save in sixty years one thousand millions, and the nation in the aggregate be not one cent the loser or the poorer for the loan. All interest is but taxation. In the first case the tax collected would go to foreigners and reduce to that amount our national wealth; in the latter case, it woul