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Suicidal Harvest: The Self-Destruction of North Carolina's Naval Stores Industry

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This article looks at the factors that contributed to the demise of the naval stores industry in 19th century North Carolina. While economic and technological contributions played a significant role, attention is also given to the physiology and ecological dynamics of long leaf pine and southeastern Pine Barrens.
North Carolina Historical Review (NoCar F251 .N892), Vol. 78 Issue 3, July 2001, p309-344, il, por, map, f