A historical essay that argues for some obvious points: (1) The Confederacy arose
as an independence movement to defend states’ rights, the agrarian life-style, and
slavery and to oppose tariffs and centralization. (2) To conduct its war for
independence it adopted centralization and abandoned state’s rights and the agrarian
life-style, and was about to give up even slavery.
Year Read: 2008
Libertarian Essays by Roy Halliday
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