The civil war

Lincoln, the War President: The Gettysburg Lectures (Gettysburg Civil War Institute Books) av Gabor S. The American Civil War was one of the earliest true industrial wars. Railroads, the telegraph, steamships, and mass-produced weapons were .

BufretLignendeOversett denne sidenFind out more about the history of American Civil War History, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. BufretLignendeOversett denne sidenFind out more about the history of the American Civil War, including videos, articles, pictures, historical features and more. The Civil War profoundly shaped the United States as we know it today. Nevertheless, the war remains one of the most misunderstood events in American .

The battlefields of the Civil War cross the nation, and made famous many previously unknown towns, crossroads and farms like Antietam Creek, Shiloh and . On the eve of the Civil War, some million Africans and their descendants toiled as slave laborers in the South. Slavery was interwoven into the Southern . American Civil War was the greatest war in American history. Fort Sumter after its capture, showing damage from the Rebel bombardment of over 30shells and now flying the Rebel Stars and Bars .