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    reconstruction

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    WRITING ASSIGNMENT Nr. I North won the Civil War. Throughout the American Civil War, The North proved to be victorious to The South. The Union had a power and wealth, better economy and technology. There were many key factories: the money, the resources, the commanders, the manpower, the skill and determination and the most important the advanced weapons. Civil War was considered the first modern War in the World, because of new advanced weapons- rifled muskets, that cold reach 300 yards. Although

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    hereafter" (Brinkley 414). President Abraham Lincoln spoke these words to a former slave that kneeled before him while walking the streets of the abandoned Confederate capitol of Richmond in 1865. Although there are several different questions of why the North won the Civil War, factors involving manpower, economy, military tactics and leadership, and presidential leadership, are all parts of a puzzle historians have tried to put together for years. I believe that these four factors should prove to be the

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    Racism

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    of the Civil War, Holocaust, and the racism after 9/11. Well let's go in order. First was the Civil War. That's was the war about slavery, and we all know that slavery is one of the biggest forms of racism known to man. It was fought between the North (Union) and the South (Consecrates). The cause of this war was slavery, which is the base of racism in this country today. The South was sending ships over to Africa and bringing back people to sell like they were cattle. The south thought this was

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    General George Meade

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    General Meade Do you know who was the general for the Second Battle of Bull Run? Everyone knows what the Second Battle of Bull Run is, but who was the general? Some people even know that the north won that battle. Most people do not know that General George Meade defeated General Lee at that battle. General George Meade accomplished much during wartime. Accomplishments General George Meade had many accomplishments during wartime. First of all, he defeated General Lee at the Second Battle of Bull

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    Confederate Viewpoint Thesis: The world today is blinded from the truth about the "Civil War" just like they are the truth of the creation vs. evolution debate. They're blinded in the same way as well, misleading text books. The truth is that the North, Lincoln, etc. weren't as great as they claimed to be, and that they went to illegal measures for an unjust cause. The public school system was used as a tool of the government and still is to skew the American mind into believing whatever it wants

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    reconstruction plan while congress believed that the south should be economically, socially, and politically reconstructed. Both President Lincoln and President Johnson both believed that the war was fought over the succession of the south and because the north won, the south never actually succeeded. This resulted in their reconstruction plan to be very kind to the south. They required for each southern state to have 10 percent of their voters pledge allegiance to the union. This plan allowed for the southern

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    why did the north won

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    History tells us that the Northern states won the Civil War that challenged a new young nation. A nation that was divided on the moral issue of slavery, where slave owner viewed slaves as nothing more than just “property”. It was this issue that the abolitionists from the North were trying to fight against. Abolitionist believed that no human being could “own” another without having any repercussion on the matter. The election of Abraham Lincoln only made matters worse for the southern states, as

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    "If wars are won by riches, there can be no question why the North eventually prevailed." The North was better equipped than the South, with the resources necessary to be successful in a long term war like the Civil War was, which was fought from 1861 – 1865. Prior, and during the Civil war, the North's economy was always stronger than the South's, boasting of resources that the Confederacy had no means of attaining. Compared to the South, The North had more factories available for production of

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    and slavery may have continued. The war of attrition was successful in choking the life lines to the south, ending the civil war and reuniting the country, consequently bringing an end to the evils of slavery. There were several reasons why the North won the Civil War. One of the major reasons was the blockade of conferderate ports from 1861 to 1865. After the battle of Fort Sumter in april of 1861, U.S. Secretary of State William Henry Seward proposed this naval blockade to President Lincoln,

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    The Civil War was a battle that no one wished to fight. The North only wanted to preserve the Union and saw war as a last resort in trying to bring the South back. The South only wished to be left alone, and to go on with their lives and let their slavery be untouched. But on April 12th, Confederate President Jefferson Davis ordered an assault on the Union-held Fort Sumter, and Lincoln had to retaliate. Though both sides believed each was going to take care of the other easily, it turned out to be

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