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 Posted: Fri Sep 14th, 2012 03:47 pm
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HankC wrote:
3) The 1860 tariff of $53.2M spread among 27M free persons amounts to almost $2 per head.

 

And if the CSA had been allowed to go in peace, all goods imported from the US would have been dutiable ($200M in 1860).  At the rates adopted by the CS tariff this would have been over $6 per person. 

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