By Frederick Law Olmsted

This Civil War-era travelogue contains the next chapters—

I. The Valley of the decrease Mississippi—A Cotton Man
II. the valuables element of Slavery
III. a visit right into a a part of Northern Mississippi
IV. the internal Cotton Districts
V. The Piedmont Cotton District—Northern Alabama
VI. The Highlanders
VII. Patriarchal lifestyles in Virginia, and in General—James River Chat
VIII. Slavery Extension; Southern trade and Cotton offer; current situation and personality of the electorate of the South; the reasons and the Remedy
IX. personality and Manners—Formula for Justifying Slavery
X. the risk of the South

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