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Jimmy le There have been numerous debates over the cause of the civil war. James Ford Rhodes concluded the American Civil War can be correlated to a “single cause, slavery.” The majority will contend about states’ rights, economic factors, political differences, however, the basic cause in every one of these issues is the question of slavery. The issue was essentially shelved through the balance of political power between the northern and southern states in the post-revolutionary United States. The only cause of the American Civil war was basically slavery. In the book “America Aflame: How the Civil War Created a Nation” on page 208 “Both southerners and northerners recognized slavery as the immediate cause of the war.” Meaning both sides acknowledged that slavery caused the war, but was slavery the single cause of the civil war?
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There are many theories of why the Civil War started, but most say it is from slavery. President Abraham Lincoln stated about slavery, “ All knew that this interest was, somehow, the cause of the war”( Guelzo 1). Others believed there was different reasons. Some say it was territorial expansion and others say it was states’ rights (Causes
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Slavery was kinda the lighter to the Civil War because it just exploded the wage of war. Now going back a year earlier, a anti-slavery Republican was elected into office as our President at the time, and his name was Abraham Lincoln. The South didn’t want Lincoln in office because he was against slavery, so 7 states left the Union (North) and formed the Confederate States of America (South). Then on April 12, 1861, the Civil War
(n.d.). Retrieved 22 July 2015, from http://www.unz.org/Pub/Ramparts-1967nov-00034 Slavery and the Making of America . The Slave Experience: Education, Arts, & Culture. (n.d.). Retrieved 22 July 2015, from http://www.pbs.org/wnet/slavery/experience/education/docs1.html The American slave code in theory and practice: its distinctive features shown by its statutes, judicial decisions,