Terms in this set (5)
Either let the south secede and form their own union with slavery, or fight to keep the south in the US
When confederate troops began seizing federal forts in the south, what 2 opinions did Lincoln need to decide over?
Preserve the union at all costs
What was Lincoln's initial stance?
The north invaded the south, trying to capture all big areas(cities, rail centers, rivers). The south wanted to avoid defeat, and make the north surrender.
Contrast the strategies for the war for both armies
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