University of North Carolina Press
Rooting the Republican Party in the Soil
Northerners in the mid-nineteenth century had a "fundamentally agrarian outlook," Adam Wesley Dean argues, pushing back against the popularly held view that the Civil War era pitted an industrial North against an agricultural South. This understandi....
"An Agrarian Republic: Farming, Antislavery Politics, and Nature Parks in the Civil War Era,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 17
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol17/iss4/11