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Alamance: The Holt Family and Industrialization in a North Carolina County, 1837-1900

by Beatty, Bess
Publisher: Louisiana State University Press
Retail Price: $22.95
Issue: Summer 2000
ISBN: 0807124494

Alamance offers a social history of southern industrial development by examining one far-reaching textile enterprise. The firm profited from the War, but rising post-war tensions between workers and management heralded a new era of business.

review of Alamance: The Holt Family and Industrialization in a North Carolina County, 1837-1900, by Beatty, Bess, Civil War Book Review, (Summer 2000).