https://www.battlefields.org/learn/articles/reasons-secession

The Civil War Trust's history article analyzing the reasons for secession as set forth in the Articles of Secession and Declarations of Causes issued by the ...

https://www.battlefields.org/learn/articles/10-facts-what-everyone-should-know-about-civil-war

The Civil War Trust's webpage explaining the top 10 things kids should know ... The primary reason for the south seceding from the Union was to protect the right  ...

https://www.pbs.org/opb/historydetectives/feature/causes-of-the-civil-war/

More from Wes about the causes of the Civil War. What led to the outbreak of the bloodiest conflict in the history of North America? A common explanation is that ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origins_of_the_American_Civil_War

Free Soil, Free Labor, Free Men: The Ideology of the Republican Party before the Civil War (1970, 1995) stress on ideology ...

https://medium.com/@jonathanusa/everything-you-know-about-the-civil-war-is-wrong-9e94f0118269

Nov 1, 2017 ... To fully understand the Civil War, it's vital to recognize that we are dealing with two separate issues: The cause for secession and the cause of ...

https://www.livescience.com/13673-civil-war-anniversary-myths.html

Apr 12, 2011 ... Why the Civil War was really about slavery and other Civil War myths ... Truth' about the 'Lost Cause'" (University Press of Mississippi, 2010).

https://acwm.org/blog/myths-misunderstandings-what-caused-civil-war

Earlier this summer, comments on one of our Facebook posts sparked a larger conversation about recurring debates about the Civil War. We asked our visitors,  ...

https://www.history.com/topics/american-civil-war/american-civil-war-history

Sep 13, 2018 ... The Civil War in the United States began in 1861, after decades of ... to the act in the North led to the formation of the Republican Party, a new ...

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/slavery-and-the-civil-war_b_849066

Apr 14, 2011 ... He concludes that the “Civil War was about slavery, nothing more.” ... One could argue that if the primary cause of the war was slavery then ...

https://www.ducksters.com/history/civil_war/causes_of_the_civil_war.php

There are many causes that led to the American Civil War. While slavery is generally cited as the main cause for the war, other political and cultural differences ...