Civil War Dbq Essay

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From perfection to imperfection, the United States started a union with 13 states; approximately twenty three years later the union began falling apart. Disagreements, lies and frustration started tearing the lands apart leading to war. Texans fought in the Civil War because of the conflict of slavery, the love for Texas and state rights. The Civil War was the bloodiest in American history with a death count of around 620,000 human lives. Texans fought in the Civil War because of slavery. During 1860, more than 182,566 slaves were owned in Texas. (DocA) Also slaves were being sold for 1,200 dollars each. (DocA) This led to Texas fighting in the Civil War because the Texans were angry that They had to pay 1,200 dollars for one slave, while
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