After Reading “The Civil War” Reaction 02/13/2013
Finished in class, Used 10 minutes
“A house divided by itself can not stand. I believe this government can not endure. permanently half slave and half free.” This speech was said by Abraham Lincoln in 1858.
So. the Civil War was started for the reason of emancipation of the slaves from the Southern confederacy in 1858. The war was Americans fighting with Americans. The Northerners against the Southerners. So, this war was called the “Civil War.”
This war’s result was the Northerners won, the Southern slaves had been emancipated. After the “Civil War.” The United States had been reunited, The Southern part had been reconstructed. The United States had become more stronger, more powerful, and more prosperous in the world.
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