The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism Chapters 9-Afterword Summary & Analysis

Edward E. Baptist

The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism

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The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism Chapters 9-Afterword Summary & Analysis

Chapter 9 Summary: “Backs–1839-1850”

Slavery and the cotton industry have “made southern enslavers incredibly wealthy, and powerful, too,” helping them…

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