Historians debating the origins of the American Civil War focus on the reasons
why seven ... The primary catalyst for secession was slavery, especially Southern
anger at the attempts ..... The Charl...
Cotton replaced tobacco as the South's main cash crop and slavery became ... in
the North and South felt that the conflict would ultimately decide both issues.
Prior to fighting, relations between the North and South had been poisoned by
disputes over taxes. The North ... But slavery was rarely the issue at hand.
Slavery In America summary: Slavery in America began in the early 17th ... in the
north and the country began to divide over the issue between North and South.
Slavery in America began when the first African slaves were brought to the North
.... In the North, the increased repression of southern blacks would only fan the ...
IN DECEMBER 2010, a group of well-heeled South Carolinians gathered in ...
account this generation's generally progressive political leanings on other issues.
.... Although slavery was an archaic labor system, in its North American context it
No issue has more scarred our country nor had more long-term effects than
slavery. When we celebrate American freedom, we must also be mindful of the
Slavery was less crucial to the livelihood of the industrialized North than the
plantation system of the South. A Christian movement preaching against slavery
Differences between the North and the South were readily apparent well ...
slavery, but for the first half of the century, the issue divided the South and North.
It is evident that the most fundamental cause of the Civil War was slavery. ... and
economies, slavery was also a sectional issue between the North and South.