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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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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War

The American Civil War was fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865. The result of a long-standing controversy over slavery and states' rights, war broke ...

www.civilwar.org/learn/articles/10-facts-what-everyone-should-know-about-civil-war

The Civil War, also known as “The War Between the States,” was fought between the United States of America and the Confederate States of America, ...

www.civilwar.org/learn/articles/civil-war-facts

The Civil War was fought in thousands of different places, from southern Pennsylvania to Texas; from New Mexico to the Florida coast. The majority of the  ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/jeff-schweitzer/slavery-and-the-civil-war_b_849066.html

Apr 14, 2011 ... He concludes that the “Civil War was about slavery, nothing more.” ... The war was fought over state's rights and the limits of federal power in a ...

www.livescience.com/13673-civil-war-anniversary-myths.html

Apr 12, 2011 ... Why the Civil War was really about slavery and other Civil War myths ... Myth #3: Blacks, both free and slave, fought for the Confederacy.

www.historynet.com/causes-of-the-civil-war

Explore articles from the History Net archives about Civil War Causes ... about a war in which the Northern and Western states and territories fought to preserve ...

www.politifact.com/punditfact/statements/2015/jun/25/gavin-mcinnes/tweet-civil-war-was-about-secession-not-slavery

Jun 25, 2015 ... A common explanation is that the Civil War was fought over the moral issue of slavery. In fact, it was the economics of slavery and political ...

www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2013/06/150-years-of-misunderstanding-the-civil-war/277022

Jun 19, 2013 ... "They nobly fought and died without a man running to the rear. ... The Civil War today is generally seen as a necessary and ennobling sacrifice, ...

www.pbs.org/opb/historydetectives/feature/causes-of-the-civil-war

The causes of the Civil War and its cost to a young nation. ... A common explanation is that the Civil War was fought over the moral issue of slavery. In fact , it was ...