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Cinderella of the new South : a history of the cottonseed industry, 1855-1955 / Lynette Boney Wrenn.

Author:
Wrenn, Lynette Boney, 1928- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, c1995.
Εdition:
1st ed.
Description:
xxiv, 280 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-267) and index.
Contents:
Beginnings of the American cottonseed industry -- Expansion of cottonseed milling in the South -- Cottonseed buying and selling -- Cottonseed crushing -- Cottonseed-oil refining and manufacturing -- Organization of the cottonseed industry -- Cottonseed price fixing and politics -- World War I and postwar shocks -- Competition and cooperation between the world wars -- End of the hydraulic era -- The new industry and the new South.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
0870498827 (alk. paper)
LCCN:
94018733
OCLC:
31173694
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