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Capitalism, politics, and railroads in Jacksonian New England

by Connolly, Michael J.

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Published by University of Missouri Press in Columbia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England,
  • New England.
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- New England -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Railroads -- Economic aspects -- New England.,
    • New England -- Politics and government -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-204) and index.

      StatementMichael J. Connolly.
      SeriesShades of blue and gray series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE2771.A11 C66 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 210 p. :
      Number of Pages210
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3677247M
      ISBN 100826214991
      LC Control Number2003016354

      "Capitalism, Politics, and Railroads in Jacksonian New England, by Michael J. Connolly." H-Shear, H-Net Reviews (December, ) "The Reconstruction of Southern Debtors: Bankruptcy After the Civil War, by Elizabeth Lee Thompson." Journal of . He is the author of Capitalism, Politics, and Railroads in Jacksonian New England (Missouri, ) as well as articles on nineteenth century American History in journals like New England Quarterly, Modern Age, the Historical Journal of Massachusetts, and the Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era.

        About Michael J. Connolly. Dr. Michael J. Connolly is Professor of History at Purdue University Northwest in Indiana. Dr. Connolly received his Ph.D. from the Catholic University of America and is the author of Capitalism, Politics, and Railroads in Jacksonian New England, as well as many articles on nineteenth-century American History.   The Clear Connection Between Slavery And American Capitalism. of human bondage in the book Slavery’s Capitalism: A New History of of New England Author: HBS Working Knowledge.

      Books, Articles, and Links to Things Mentioned in the Conversation. Michael Connollly, Capitalism, Politics, and Railroads in Jacksonian New England. Jordan Michael Smith, “The Letters the Harding Family Didn’t Want You to See.” The New York Times, July 7, The Harding-Fulton Correspondence, Library of Congress.   What Noam Maggor, in his new book on this period, Brahmin Capitalism, calls “the origins of modern capitalism in America” also provoked .


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