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The economics of the civil war roger l ransom, university of california, riverside the civil war has been something of an enigma for scholars studying american history. The classic nhi system is found in canada, but some newly industrialized countries -- taiwan and south korea, for example -- have also adopted the nhi model the out-of-pocket model. Through the investigation of primary source documents —photographs, census information and other archival documents—students gain an appreciation of everyday life in the north and south, changes occurring in the lives of ordinary americans, and some of the major social and economic issues of the years before the civil war.
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