Causes Of The Civil War: The Annexation Of Texas

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With a Civil War rapidly rapidly approaching, the issue on slavery had become a leading cause. The Northern and Southern states held oppositions on the expansion of slavery. A strong leading cause of the Civil War, in part of the issue on slavery, was the Annexation of Texas. With little recognition from Mexico but an independent republic, Texas wanted mergence into the Union. Thus, began the debate between the North and South of annexing Texas. “Abolitionist, who were determined to prevent further spread of slavery, declared that annexation would be unconstitutional and would cause the dissolution of the Union, intimating that it would justify the secession of the states that has abolish slaved. Southern states, on the other hand, declared
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