University of Georgia Press
Debtors invoked federal law to protect businessesBankruptcy in the United States reflects two quintessentially American themes. First, with apologies to H.L. Mencken and Puritanism, it reflects the belief that somewhere, someone is getting away with lega....
Chu, Jonathan M.
"The Reconstruction of Southern Debtors: Bankruptcy After the Civil War,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 7
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol7/iss4/28