The Civil War Was Unavoidable

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The Civil War Was Unavoidable The Civil War laid down the foundation of our government today. It is a huge part of American History that ended slavery. It was the separation of our country and the reestablishment of the union. Long before the civil war took place our nation was established as an independent nation from Great Britain. We wanted to establish our own government with our own laws. The Declaration of Independence was established on July 4, 1776. This established the first thirteen colonies. Our country was to be a free nation where “All men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness”. Our nation struggled to establish and economy but after years of becoming economically stronger and industrialized what we stood for would be forgotten. The civil war happened for many reasons; it reestablished what our country stood for and kept the union together. The differences between the north and south would eventually need to be resolved. War did not have to be the answer but if the war did not happen slavery could have gone on for much longer. When our country was established, inhabitants of the southern colonies shared a great deal with the northern colonist. Most of the countries population was British and Protestants. The British and Protestants were extremely proud to have seceded in becoming free from the British rule. Although the north and south were similar in the beginning they begin to grow increasingly different. The differences from the north and the south originated from slavery . The northern economy was based on industrializing and building cities. The south was focused on agriculture. The south grew to be a huge success in cotton and other crops. The south economy was extremely different than the north’s. Slavery was the main
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