2. Why did Union war aims come to include emancipation as well as union? How did this shift
in policy change the dynamics of the war?
Emancipation became a war aim through a combination of the slave populations
willingness to fight for their freedom, chan
3. Frederick Douglass insisted that the struggle against slavery was necessarily also a struggle for
equality. Discuss the extent to which equality was achieved during Reconstruction and why.
Even after the emancipation that came with the end of the Civil
1.Why did the Confederate states secede and how did the logic/objectives of secession shape the outcome
of the war?
With rising political tensions in the United States as territories are being populated and
turned into states, the important issue was slav