State of the Field: Using Economics to Explain the Civil War’s Outcome
“The North can make a steam engine, locomotive, or railway car; hardly a yard of cloth or pair of shoes can you make… You are bound to fail. Only in your spirit and determination are you prepared for war. In all else....
"CIVIL WAR SESQUICENTENNIAL : Did Economics Dictate the Outcome of the Civil War?,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 14
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol14/iss3/3