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Thread #122144   Message #2676791
Posted By: Stringsinger
10-Jul-09 - 02:18 PM
Thread Name: BS: British support for the confederacy?
Subject: RE: BS: British support for the confederacy?
Many of the Confederacy had roots in the British Isles.

There was also the issue of slavery.
Many black people moved to the Islands under British protection rather than remain under
Confederate practices.