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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. After a long standing controversy over slavery and state's rights, war broke out in ...

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.civilwar.org/learn/articles/who-fought

The tragedy of the Civil War is summed up in the phrase “brother against brother. ” Northern soldiers and Southern soldiers were very much alike—from their ...

www.civilwar.org/learn/articles/why-non-slaveholding-southerners-fought

Address by historian and author Gordon Rhea about why non-slaveholding southerners fought for the Confederacy.

qz.com/378533/for-the-last-time-the-american-civil-war-was-not-about-states-rights

Apr 8, 2015 ... In this way, the historiography of the Civil War is somewhat unique. ... of the most pervasive myths in US history: that the Civil War was fought to ...

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.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 ...

www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/arizona-contributor/2017/01/17/civil-war-fought-arizona/96539922

Jan 17, 2017 ... We usually envision blue and gray armies battling it out east of Arizona when we think of the American Civil War, between the North and South ...

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 ...