Mudcat Café message #1052026 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #64299   Message #1052026
Posted By: McGrath of Harlow
11-Nov-03 - 08:27 PM
Thread Name: BS: Modest Proposal to end the civil war
Subject: RE: BS: Modest Proposal to end the civil war
I sometimes muse about an alternative history in which the numbers had worked out differently, and the secession happened the other way round, an attempt by the anti-slave states to avoid having the slave system imposed upon them.