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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 6,437 1 Browse Search
Richard Hakluyt, The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, and Discoveries of the English Nation 1,858 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 766 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 310 0 Browse Search
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 302 0 Browse Search
Raphael Semmes, Memoirs of Service Afloat During the War Between the States 300 0 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 266 0 Browse Search
Henry Morton Stanley, Dorothy Stanley, The Autobiography of Sir Henry Morton Stanley 224 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 5, 13th edition. 222 0 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. 214 0 Browse Search
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Iron and coal. --The weakness of France, compared with Great Britain, consists in its deficiency of iron and coal. But for this deficiency the mechanical development of France would have rivalled that of England, and besides being the most warlike power on the globe, France would also have been, like England, the wealthiest.n we give it superiority over iron and coal. Gold is a fourth-rate commodity in the staples of a country compared with these black minerals. The power of Great Britain rests upon her iron manufactures and coal beds. It was her early development of these incomparable resources which placed her so far in the van of nations, inn manufactures and commerce. But latterly these interests have received a most rapid and prodigious development; and to-day the North is the admitted rival of Great Britain in all departments of national wealth and power dependent upon these resources. The danger of the South from the North at this moment consists solely in the s