Flashcards in Chapter 17 Deck (10):
What was the capital of the CSA
Which side had the larger army?
What were border states?
States on the border of the North and the South
What was the main goal for the North at the beginning of the war?
Reunite the country
What was the name of the Union war plan to choke out the Confederacy?
What was the main goal for the south in the civil war?
Preserve their way of life
How did both sides name battles?
South: after cities North: rivers or landmarks
What was the first major battle of the Civil War?
Battle of Bull Run
Who were the two generals of this battle?
Gen. Irvin McDowell Gen. PGT Beauregard