By Martha Jane Brazy
AUTHOR BIO: Martha Jane Brazy is an assistant professor of heritage on the college of South Alabama in Mobile.
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Many of us think that the Civil warfare used to be begun via the Southern states as a result of slavery and the difficulty of secession. the following the writer argues otherwise: Southerners believed that they might make the most of a distinct kind of govt than that in their Northern associates. Southerners, whose economic climate trusted agriculture, felt that the industrialized North handed legislation and set taxes unfair to the South.
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