The American Civil War is an overview of the early years of the Civil War in a lecture/discussion format. Two weeks discussing the causes of the Civil War will be followed by explorations of economics, politics, military organization, medicine, strategy, and tactics of the North versus the South. The balance of the term will look at Eastern and Western campaigns, major battles, personalities, and politics for 1861 and 1862.
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