This is the war that starts the civil war four states joined the confederacy
1st battle of civil war . The union ran away like banshees when they heard the south rebel yell.
This is the first battle between two metal covered ships. The north ( Monitor ) is successful in hold off the south ( Merrimack)
The bloodiest single day in American history ends in a union victory that bolsters president Lincoln’s ability to issue the Emancipation Proclamation
Issued after the union victory at Antietam the Emancipation proclamation had both moral and strategic implications for the ongoing civil war
General Robert E. Lee defies military convention to defeat the union at Chancellorsville but was the price of victory too high?
The heavily fortified city of Vicksburg is the gateway to the Mississippi River. To force surrender, Ulysses S. Grant holds the rebel forces under siege for six weeks
In the small Pennsylvania town of Gettysburg 3000 union soldiers prepare to face the onslaught of 60000 advancing confederate soldiers
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