Secession And Civil War


Lincoln's election in 1860 brought the Southern states to the point of secession and Lincoln to a fateful question: Should he allow peaceful secession or should he coerce the rebels to stay in the Union?

 I. Secession of the South

II. The North and the South Compared

III. Early Strategies of the Opposing Sides

IV. Northern Domestic Issues

V. Northern Foreign Issues


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