Two friends, one northern and one southern, struggle to maintain their friendship as events build towards the american civil war. The american civil war was one of the earliest true industrial wars railroads, the telegraph , steamships and iron-clad ships, and mass-produced weapons were employed extensively the mobilization of civilian factories, mines, shipyards, banks, transportation and food supplies all foreshadowed the impact of industrialization in world war i , world war ii and subsequent conflicts. Civil war facts: 1861-1865 the union included the states of maine, new york, new hampshire, vermont, massachusetts, connecticut, rhode island, pennsylvania, new.
North & south: american civil war 10 apr 19 2016 full version 26 comments choose your nation, protect the union and fight for the united states, or fight for your independence and save the new formed confederate states of america. “north&south is an outstanding source of information on the civil war, and an invaluable acquisition for anyone interested in the war” james m mcpherson, pulitzer prize-winning author of battle cry of freedom and past-president of the american historical association. Created by douglas heyes with kirstie alley, georg stanford brown, david carradine, philip casnoff two friends, one northern and one southern, struggle to maintain their friendship as events build towards the american civil war.
Yet throughout the war british public sentiment favoured the slave-holding south in october 1861 marx, who was living in primrose hill, summed up the view of the british press: ‘the war between the north and south is a tariff war. Strengths and weaknesses: north vs south as early as september 1861, the csa began issuing national currency, promising to pay the bearer the face amount — six months after the ratification of a peace treaty. 1 the civil war differences between the north and south geography of the north • climate –frozen winters hot/humid summers • natural features.
Despite the north's greater population, however, the south had an army almost equal in size during the first year of the war the north had an enormous industrial advantage as well at the beginning of the war, the confederacy had only one-ninth the industrial capacity of the union. So, there were a lot of key differences between the north and the south during civil war that affected the eventual outcome the north had way more people, which meant way more troops, usually two to three times as many troops. Most of the fighting during the american civil war took place on southern soil in part, this was the result of the war strategies of both sides to win the war, the south had only to survive on the other hand, for the north to win, the union had to be restored thus, union forces had to conquer. The american civil war (also known by other names) was a war (although a declaration of war was never issued by either the united states congress, nor the congress of the confederate states) fought in the united states from 1861 to 1865.
The civil war that raged across the nation from 1861 to 1865 was the violent conclusion to decades of diversification gradually, throughout the beginning of the nineteenth century, the north and south followed different paths, developing into two distinct and very different regions.