• AMSCO  Ch. 14-  The Civil War

    Fort Sumter-

    Lincoln’s Use of executive power

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    Succession of the Upper South-

    Importance of the Border States-

    The Relative Strengths of North and South

                Military

                Political

                Economic

    Confederacy

                Political organization

                Economic challenges

    The Battle of Bull Run-

    Union strategy

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    Battles 

                Peninsula Campaign

                Second Bull Run

                Antietam

                Fredricksburg

    Grant / The War in the Trans-Mississippi West

    Trent Affair/ Confederate “Raiders”

    Confederate Disappointment

            “Cotton Diplomacy”-

    Slavery

                Confiscation Acts-

                Emancipation Proclamation-

                Black Fighting Men-

    The Turning Point- 1863

               Vicksburg-

                Gettysburg-

                Sherman’s March to the Sea-

    The 1864 Election

                Atlanta

                Wartime Politics

                Copperheads- (aka Peace Democrats)

    Appomattox

    Death of a President

    Lincoln and civil liberties

    Conscription/ New York City Draft Riots-

    Expanding the financial power of the Federal Government

                Legal Tender Act-

                National Bank System Act-

                Morrill Tariff Act-

                Homestead Act-

                Morrill Land Grant Act-

    Impact of the war on women

    The Toll of War

     
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