Economic Causes Of The Civil War

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The Civil War was the war that tore the united states apart. Most people assume the war was fought only about slavery. But the war was fought for many more reasons. The north, known as the Yankees, or the union. Wanted to abolish slavery, decreases the economy difference in the southern farms and better state and equal rights. The North stopped slavery way before the war. They thought it was evil and inhuman. On the other hand the south other wise known as the confederates. The south wanted to keep slaves. The slaves on plantations and farms were such a big part of economic system that if they were to set free, the farms would crash and be incapable due to the fact they are gone. THe south believed that the North would be overpowered to just
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