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South Carolina's assault o Fort Sumter

Unified the North and made it determined to preserve the Union by military force

Lincoln's first call for troops to suppress teh rebellion

Caused four more Upper South states to secede and join the Confederacy

Lincoln's careful use of moral suasion, politics, and military force

Kept the Border States in the Union

The large Northern advantage in human resources

Enabled Northern generals to wear down Southern armies, even at the cost of many lives

The North's naval blockade and industrial superiority

Eventually gave the Union a crucial economic advantage over the mostly agricultural South

The British aristocracy's sympathy with the South

Led the British government toward actions that aided the Confederacy and angered the Union

American minister C. F. Adams's diplomacy

Deterred the British from recognizing and aiding the Confederacy

Brithis expansion of cotton growing in colonial Egypt and India

Enabled textile mills to keep functioning despite the Civil War and expanded Britain's share of global markets

The class biased unfairness of the Civil War draft

Led to riots by underprivileged Northern whites, especially Irish Americans

Lincoln's belief that the Civil War emergency required drastic action

Led to temporary infringements on civil liberties and Congress's constitutional powers

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