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American Civil War


The American Civil War was a civil war in the United States fought from 1861 to 1865. The Union faced secessionists in eleven Southern states grouped together  ...

10 Facts You Should Know About the Civil War - Civil War Trust


Here are ten basic facts you need to know about America's defining struggle. Fact #1: The Civil War was fought between the Northern and the Southern states ...

Civil War Facts - Civil War Trust


Facts relating to the American Civil War, the Civil War Trust and battlefield preservation. Dates, figures, tables and clarification of frequently asked questions and ...

10 Surprising Civil War Facts - History in the Headlines - History.com


May 10, 2011 ... Explore 10 surprising Civil War facts, brought to you by the authors of.

Facts - The Civil War (U.S. National Park Service)


Civil War Facts: 1861-1865. The Union included the states of Maine, New York, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, ...

Civil War Facts | The Civil War | PBS


With a total of 23,000 casualties on both sides, it was the bloodiest single day of the Civil War. At Cold Harbor, Virginia, 7,000 Americans fell in 20 minutes.

12 Stunning Civil War Facts – Ancestry Blog


May 21, 2014 ... Just how terrible was this war that pitted brother against brother? Consider these 12 jaw-dropping facts: 1. More soldiers died in the Civil War ...

Civil War Facts | HistoryNet


Facts about the American Civil War. What year was the civil war fought? How long was the civil war? The civil war was fought between 1861 and 1865 and ...

101 Interesting Facts about the Civil War - Random Facts


Jul 26, 2013 ... Interesting Civil War facts, including causes, effects, women, African Americans, famous battles, and more.

Kids History: Interesting Facts about the Civil War - Ducksters


Kids learn Interesting Facts about the American Civil War when the North battled the South.

American Civil War (1861-1865)
The Civil War was the culmination of four decades of intense sectional conflict and reflected deep-seated economic, social, and political differences between the North and the South. The South, overwhelmingly agricultural, produced cash crops—cotton…
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