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Civil War Vs Emancipation Proclamation

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Furthermore, the Civil War and the Emancipation Proclamation were both an important part of American History. The Civil War was a defining experience for the American Nation, as a whole. It abolished slavery and granted black men the right to vote. After the war was over, the constitution was amended to, free the slaves, and to assure, “equal protection under the law” for American citizens (Civilwar.org). The North won the Civil War, who are the Union. The Emancipation Proclamation declared free slaves can fight for the Union. Even though the Proclamation did not free a slave it was an important turning point in the Civil War. It transformed he fight to preserve the nation into a battle for human freedom. When the Emancipation Proclamation

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  • Explains that the civil war and the emancipation proclamation were both an important part of american history.
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