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The South's victory at Bull Run in 1861
reduced enlistments in the South's army
After the Peninsula Campaign, Union strategy included all of the following except
bypassing the Confederate capital at Richmond
The final Union war strategy included all of the following components except
guerrilla warfare
The most alarming Confederate threat to the Union blockade came from
the ironclad Merrimack
The two major battles of the Civil War fought on Union soil were
Gettysburg and Antietam
The Battle of Antietam was particularly critical because it
probably prevented intervention by Britain and France on behalf of the Confederacy
The North's "victory" at Antietam allowed President Lincoln to
issue the Emancipation Proclamation
The Emancipation Proclamation had the effect of
strengthening the moral cause and diplomatic position of the Union
All of the following occurred as a result of the Emancipation Proclamation except
the disappearance of European working class support for the Union
African Americans who fought for the Union Army in the Civil War
served bravely and suffered extremely heavy casualties
The Battle of Gettysburg was significant because
Union victory meant that the Southern cause was doomed
The Union victory at Vicksburg was of major importance because
all of the above
In the election of 1864, the Republicans joined with the prowar Democrats and founded the
Union party
The Union army's victory in the capture of ______ was probably critical to Lincoln's reelection in 1864
The assassination of Abraham Lincoln
was a calamity for the South
The supreme test of American democracy in the nineteenth century was
the Civil War
The Civil War resulted in
all of the above
Among the casualties of the Civil War were
black slavery, extreme states' rights, over a million men dead or wounded