aiwen s asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 1 decade ago

American civil war?

How far was the American Civil War caused by slavery?

3 Answers

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    Not much. The War of Northern Aggression was more about tariffs and States Rights.

    It wasn't only the South that Lost. It was all of us.

  • Johnny
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    The War of Southern Aggression was all about money first the Southern Planters thought they could do better financially without the North.

    Slavery was an after thought.

  • 1 decade ago

    slavery was not really the issue until 1863. Lincoln said if "If I could win the war by not freeing any slaves I would do it, if I could win by freeing all of them I would"

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