The two major battles of the Civil War fought on Union soil were A Shiloh and

The two major battles of the civil war fought on

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56.The two major battles of the Civil War fought on Union soil were A)Shiloh and Chancellorsville.D)Peninsula Campaign and Fredericksburg.B)Bull Run and Vicksburg.E)Mobile and Missionary Ridge.C)Gettysburg and Antietam.Ans: C 57.The Battle of Antietam was particularly critical because it 58.The North's “victory” at Antietam allowed President Lincoln to 59.Slavery was legally abolished in the United States by the 60.The Emancipation Proclamation had the effect of A)reducing desertions from the Union army.B)strengthening the moral cause and diplomatic position of the Union.C)increasing popular support for the Republicans in the 1864 election.D)quieting public opposition to Lincoln's war policies.E)weakening Confederate morale.Ans: B Page: 462 61.When it was issued in 1863, the Emancipation Proclamation declared free only those slaves in 62.All of the following occurred as a result of the Emancipation Proclamation except
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