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The Road to Civil War - Causes of the American Civil War
America's road to Civil War stretched for decades as regional conflict, centered on the issue of slavery, threatened to split the Union. Learn about America's long ...
American Civil War Year-By-Year Timeline - 19th Century History
The American Civil War lasted four years, and evolved from what people thought would be a minor conflict into an very bloody ordeal. Learn about the ...
John Brown and His Raid on Harpers Ferry - 19th Century History
John Brown, a fanatical abolitionist, led a raid on the federal arsenal at Harpers Ferry and moved the U.S. closer to Civil War.
Civil War - History of the Civil War - American History - About.com
The Civil War, the War Between The States, the Battle For State's Rights, or a hundred different names, this time from 1861-1865 was the most devastating war, ...
Overview of the American Civil War - Secession - American History
Here is an overview of the American Civil War. Learn about secession, the war, its aftermath, its major battles, and much more.
Top Five Causes of the Civil War - American History
What caused the Civil War? While slavery did have an important part to play, there were other causes that fed the fight between North and South. Here is a ...
Top 5 Causes of the Civil War Video
The causes of the Civil War involved a number of different factors. In this video, learn what the top, five, causes were.
Civil War Battles - American History - About.com
From Fort Sumter to Appomattox, Antietam to Wilderness--these are the battles of the American Civil War so etched in our minds almost 140 years later.
The Causes of the American Civil War - Military History - About.com
The causes of the Civil War may be traced to a complex mix of factors, some of which can be traced back to the earliest years of American colonization. Principal ...
Who Wants to be a Civil War Guru? - American History - About.com
Are you an American History guru? Take this quiz to find out. Make sure to check back for future quizzes!