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why did the north want to end slavery during the civil war
why did the north want to end slavery during the civil war
by Guest
So what role did slavery play?
Please, let's not have a meltdown over this (civilized responses only). As some of you already know, I've spent the last few years studying the American political scene in the states from Washington ...
by OCDRunner
Where there any social issues other than slavery that contri...
Where there any social issues other than slavery that contributed the the beginning of the civil war?
by Guest
"Slavery is our King; Slavery is our Truth; Slavery is our Divine Right."
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People interested in the Civil War have a hard time understanding what drove the slaveholding South to secede. The fact is, slaveholders did not think like we do. Slaveholders did not believe what ...
by Rhea Cole
Slavery the Principal Cause? Nope
... ot have the luxury of getting paid to do historical inquiry. I am very interested in to what extent slavery was the cause, the principal cause, the precipitant cause, ultimate cause, what have you, ...
by Seamuson
why did slavery develop more in the south than in the north?
why did slavery develop more in the south than in the north?
by Guest
Why did the South support slavery if most Southerners did not own slaves?
... this went on for generations. Most non-slave owners in the South didn't give a rat's patoot about slavery one way or the other on a ...
by macreverie
In The Words Of Those That Fought : Slaves, Slavery, And Race
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The Confederates : 2nd Lieutenant James Henry Langhorne, Company G 4th Virginia Infantry, was wounded at 1st Manassas and captured at Kernstown. His younger brother Jacob, was mortally wounded in ...
by EastTennessee1948
if the south had been allowed to go-how long would slavery h...
if the south had been allowed to go-how long would slavery have lasted in that region-
by kakman
to what extent was slavery the main cause of the Civil War?
to what extent was slavery the main cause of the Civil War?
by Guest
The Institution of Slavery, the Topic Nobody Wants to Talk About.
... ified top strata of slaveholding society. Mrs. Chestnut took a different view of the institution of slavery than the husband of her intimate friend, Mrs. Jefferson Davis. " I wonder if it be a sin ...
by Rhea Cole
why did the south support slavery if most southerners do not own slaves
why did the south support slavery if most southerners do not own slaves
by Guest
SLAVERY AND LINCOLN'S Unnecessary, Unconstitutional, Uncivil WAR and Aftermath
This is a review of a book I have not read yet, but will consider buying. SLAVERY AND LINCOLN'S Unnecessary, Unconstitutional, Uncivil WAR and Aftermath By Spencer Gantt Price: $14.95 ...
by dylan
How did total war in the civil war end slavery?
How did total war in the civil war end slavery?
by Guest
Why did Southerners support slavery, despite the fact that the majority did...
Why did Southerners support slavery, despite the fact that the majority did not own slaves?
by tsain
What was the cause of the Civil War? Slavery or secession?
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It is often taught in schools (particularly in the North) that slavery was the reason the Civil War started, and why the Confederacy formed- to keep its slaves as slaves. However, experts and ...
by JMD
Slavery a Ruse...Money the Cause
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There’s been a great deal of talk of late, regarding the impact of slavery in America, whether or not it was the driving force behind a country that was apparently doomed for war, how much ...
by Taylor
why did the north want to end slavery during the civil war, and did any nor...
why did the north want to end slavery during the civil war, and did any northerners own slaves?
by Michaela_Denning
what reasons did the North have for wanting to abolish slavery? (6marks)
what reasons did the North have for wanting to abolish slavery? (6marks)
by Guest
Cause of the Civil War- Slavery or Secession?
It is often taught in schools (particularly in the North) that slavery was the reason the Civil War started, and why the Confederacy formed- to keep its slaves as slaves. However, experts and ...
by JMD
Direct Answer re Slavery's Role in Starting Civil War
I've read through quite a few posts about what caused the CW...I'm still unsure as to what caused the dispute between the north and south, so I'll pose a few questions to see if someone can provide a ...
by Lawdog
In what way did slavery become the main cause of the Civil War?
In what way did slavery become the main cause of the Civil War?
by Guest
Slavery's Irrelevance in the Civil War.
The southern states threatened to, and eventually did secede because of slavery (amongst other things). But the war was fought over states rights. People will claim that they fought for the states ...
by impopcicle
What if Slavery hadn't have been an issue?
As a counter-idea to the common stated view that the South only seceded to protect slavery, well what if the 11 Southern states seceded, formed the Confederacy, and added to their constitution an ...
by Johnny Reb
What if there were no slavery.
... e latest attacks on Confederates and had a "what if" come to mind; What if there had never been any slavery in this country. No, I'm not going to ask, "do you think there would have ...
by blueshawk1
Was the South Wrong in Allowing or Supporting Slavery?
From a Biblical point of view I think the South was correct on the issue of slavery. I grew up believing that slavery was a sin until I started reading the Bible on a regular basis since around 1981. ...
by turnhearts
Two New Views on Slavery and Reconstruction
Slavery But an Accident in this Quarrel: “John Moncure Daniel had one last official duty to perform in Washington: a farewell visit to the Department of State, to which he had reported for ...
by dylan
I need some help on a slavery question
And having read a lot of the forum here, I think I may have found the place where people respect each other and will give me a well thought out answer without making me feel like a very stupid old ...
by cailean2006
I keep getting notices of replies to "what role did slavery ...
I keep getting notices of replies to "what role did slavery play" but when I try go to the thread I get an error message (404 page can not be found) What gives?
by macreverie
By 1860, the Institution of Slavery Had Already Torn the Country in Two.
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... evolutionary governments of the former Spanish Empire & U. S. Northern states & territories slavery had been abolished. Multi-national squadrons patrolled the West African coast, enforcing ...
by Rhea Cole
To what extent did African Americans benefit from being freed from slavery?
To what extent did African Americans benefit from being freed from slavery?
by Guest
Why did North want to end slavery during the Civil War?
Why did North want to end slavery during the Civil War?
by Guest
I found this article that talks about slavery and the Civil War and wonderi...
I found this article that talks about slavery and the Civil War and wondering what people thought about the secession letters, which indicate that slavery did play a significant part in starting the ...
by Vale
Slavery
if the civil war had never happened, would slavery would eventually have been abolished?
by paddyd
Slavery...
Who's knowledgeable of the 19th century imperial push in Africa?
by atcoope
What If Slavery Had Not Been Introduced To The United States?
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I believe that the complexion of the U.S. would be much different if slavery had not entered the equation of such a fledgling country, and America would not have been in such a benevolent trade ...
by Taylor
Economically, why did slavery become obsolete in the North?
... in the Northern colonies, they had as long as 175 years prior to statehood determine whether or not slavery was cost effective. Even then, Massachusetts was the only state to abolish all slavery in ...
by fstroupe
Was slavery the primary reason for the sectional conflict that led to the C...
Was slavery the primary reason for the sectional conflict that led to the Civil War.
by Guest
how did the owners of factories tread the slavery back then ...
how did the owners of factories tread the slavery back then when hey have them working with them?
by karla
Why was slavery one of the main causes of the American Civil...
Why was slavery one of the main causes of the American Civil War?
by Kiwi

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