What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Founding the British Colonies
ColonizationThe ProprietorshipsA Spectrum of Land Sys
Trade Traders and the Laws
20 other sections not shown
Other editions - View all
acres agricultural American banks became Britain canals capital century charter Civil coal colonies commerce commodities Company competition Congress construction corn corporations cost cotton crop debt decade early economic employers England English enterprise Erie Erie Canal European exports factory farm farmers Federal Reserve Federal Reserve System foreign gold History Homestead Act immigration important increased industry Interstate Commerce Commission investment iron J. P. Morgan Knights of Labor Lake land later legislation loans machine manufacturing Massachusetts ment mercantilist merchant million Mississippi monopoly northern Ohio operations organization Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Railroad percent plant plantation political ports President production purchase railroad rates region river roads Roosevelt securities Sherman Anti-Trust Act ships slave South South Carolina southern staple steel sugar tariff tion tobacco trade transportation Treasury union United vessels Virginia wages West western wheat workers World York