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M4D1: The Impact of the Emancipation Proclamation on the Civil WarExplain the significance of the Emancipation Proclamation—what did it entail and what were Lincoln’s motivations in its declaration?How did the Emancipation Proclamation affect the North and South?How did the Emancipation Proclamation affect possible foreign recognition and intervention for the Confederacy? Emancipation proclamation refers to the orders that were issued by President Abraham Lincoln on 1stJanuary 1863 to enable the freeing of all types of Slaves in The United States of America. Abraham Lincoln was greatly motivated by his desire to shift the American war from a political approach to a moral based approach with an aim of ending the civil war that existed between the north and the south. This proclamation brought about various effects that were felt in various parts of The United States of America ("The Impact and Legacy of the Emancipation Proclamation", n.d.).The Impacts of the emancipation proclamation were felt in both the North and the South of The United States of America. Previously the African Americans were subjected to a lot of racism in various parts of the North. After the emancipation proclamation, a good number of

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