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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, war broke out in April 1861, ...

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 ... their ancestors," to have fought for slavery, Deaton told LiveScience.

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

Explore articles from the History Net archives about Civil War Causes ... and territories fought to preserve the Union, and the South fought to establish Southern ...

www.historynet.com/civil-war-facts

What year was the civil war fought? How long was the civil war? The civil war was fought between 1861 and 1865 and lasted 4 years. When did the civil war ...

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.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 ...