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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (2): 276–277.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Patrick G. Williams Yeomen, Sharecroppers, and Socialists: Plain Folk Protest in Texas, 1870-1914 . Kyle G. Wilkison . © 2010 Agricultural History Society 2010 AgriculturHalistory Spring Westhas givenus a valuableadditionto the historiographoyf the South CarolinaUpcountry. EldredE...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (2): 200–224.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Charlestonians: A Social History, 1822–1885 ( Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press , 1994 ), 41 – 48 . 6. Yeomen are best defined by McCurry as farmers who “worked the land with their own hands” and whose “families composed the primary labor supply of their household.” See, McCurry...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 278–280.
Published: 01 April 2007
..., the author focuses upon wartime social 278 2007 Book Reviews conflict between white yeomen, slaves, and slaveholders in the nine states of the Mississippi Valley in 1861-1862. During the antebellum years, planter control rested on a willingness to respect the regional autonomy of yeoman farmers by granting...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (4): 645–647.
Published: 01 November 2022
... in urban and rural areas. Herbin-Triant starts her history by explaining how North Carolina's geography and large population of independent, yeomen farmers meant that a significant segment of white farmers embraced a vision of self-sufficiency, democratic engagement, and individualism. These small...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (4): 558–559.
Published: 01 October 2010
... local institutions could be used to resist federal programs?something only hinted at in other works. The southern yeomen lobbied county officials and drew on family connections to stop the program. (They also dynamited vats and occasionally killed inspectors.)However, the division between advo cates...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (4): 534–535.
Published: 01 October 2008
..., theEnglish Model is considered at present as merely one more among, themany and heterogeneous models adopted inEurope. Correspondingly, the evolution ary nature of the process and the roles played by the different peasants during modern English history-R. C. Allen's "yeomen's revolution" and the "landlord's...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (4): 533–534.
Published: 01 October 2008
.... However, theEnglish Model is considered at present as merely one more among, themany and heterogeneous models adopted inEurope. Correspondingly, the evolution ary nature of the process and the roles played by the different peasants during modern English history-R. C. Allen's "yeomen's revolution...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (1): 36–42.
Published: 01 January 2008
... of sharecroppers and tenant farmers increased. The losses of the yeomen were the gains of landlords and mer chants. "By the 1880s," notes Hahn, "an elite deriving surpluses from both land and commerce held the economic reins in theUpcountry" (203). Mean while, the yeomen were yearning for the "world [they had...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (2): 274–276.
Published: 01 April 2010
... changingrelationshiposf Upcountrywhites,Stephen 275 AgriculturHalistory Spring Westhas givenus a valuableadditionto the historiographoyf the South CarolinaUpcountry. EldredE. PrinceJr. CoastalCarolinaUniversity Yeomen,Sharecroppersa,nd Socialists:Plain Folk Protestin Texas,18701914.By KyleG.Wilkison.College...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 110–111.
Published: 01 January 2002
... spokesman of the yeomen, kept the ruling elite from holding a monopoly on power. While planters did dominate pol? itics, the price they paid was adopting the policies the yeoman wanted, which was a state government that did absolutely nothing for the planters or anyone else. While it is true that cotton...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (4): 572–573.
Published: 01 October 2016
... of agriculture s golden age. Therefore the rural denizens more readily shifted from their yeomen independence to the discipline of the shop floor. yet, he argues, they differed greatly from the urban proletariat. more than anything else the availability of land separated the nascent rural working class from...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 244–245.
Published: 01 April 2008
... marriage under the empire" (83). Furthermore, how could yeomen be "self-sufficient" if they "bought much ofwhat theyneeded to survive" (99)? These are minor complaints, however. This well-produced and closely argued work presents a compelling new vision of Roman small holders and should be required reading...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (4): 559–560.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Megan Birk Small Wonder: The Little Red Schoolhouse in History and Memory . Jonathan Zimmerman . © 2010 Agricultural History Society 2010 2010 Book Reviews proponents (213). The failure also makes the yeomen look prescient, which leads Strom to sometimes romanticize them.And...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 291–293.
Published: 01 May 2022
... slaveholders realized that such a platform, in the hands of a full-fledged federal department with a heavily Northern constituency, would likely be inveterately hostile to slavery and undercut them among Southern yeomen. Slaveholders also were characteristically dubious about the need for the supposedly master...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 January 2011
... the antebellum reform tradition in American agriculture, finding in it the origins of the American conservation tradition, or the source of class conflict between wealthy farmers and yeomen or hinterlanders, or even a critical node in the development of sectional politics. In Notes from the Ground, Ben Cohen...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 146–147.
Published: 01 January 2011
... in it the origins of the American conservation tradition, or the source of class conflict between wealthy farmers and yeomen or hinterlanders, or even a critical node in the development of sectional politics. In Notes from the Ground, Ben Cohen takes up 146 2011 Book Reviews many of these themes, but he also...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (1): 68–101.
Published: 01 January 2019
... not be allowed undue economic and political power. 3 Dreamer, promoter, and architect of six of New Zealand s original settlements as well as South Australia, E. G. Wakefield, wanted yeomen farmers to develop the land and then serve as laborers for ten years until such persons could afford to buy land set...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (2): 266–268.
Published: 01 April 2013
... and laboring families is the great strength of this work. He argues, for instance, that the white workers of northern Maryland belie the traditional image of agricultural laborers, and that they were not yeomen in the making, but a rural proletariat (170, 154). Irregular employment on farms forced men...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (3): 712–714.
Published: 01 July 2000
... with little complaint. Readers sense how important women were to ensur- ing their family's economic survival and to improving home, church, and community. The state's varied population?native Americans, German and Scotch Irish immigrants, Quakers, elite whites, poor yeomen farmers, slaves, and free blacks...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 242–244.
Published: 01 April 2008
..." (83). Furthermore, how could yeomen be "self-sufficient" if they "bought much ofwhat theyneeded to survive" (99)? These are minor complaints, however. This well-produced and closely argued work presents a compelling new vision of Roman small holders and should be required reading for all students...