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How British Businesses Helped The Confederacy Fight The American Civil War

Sunday, February 26, 2017 22:43
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– this post authored by Joe Kelly, University of Liverpool

The American Civil War devastated the US, but it also had serious consequences for the world beyond. Among them was the Lancashire cotton famine, which plunged thousands of British subjects into poverty. But the war also provided great opportunities to others outside the US who were willing to exploit them.

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