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ironclad

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The iron plated warship used to fight the south

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Anaconda Plan

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The north plan to crush the south and starve them out.

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Robert E. Lee

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The commander of the south after Jefferson Davis

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Gettysburg Address

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Lincoln’s summary of the common courage and sacrifice of the soldiers of the North and South.

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Ulysses S. Grant

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Great northern commander who captured fort Henry and Fort Donelson.

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blockade runners

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Daring merchant ships who snuck by the norths ocean blockade.

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conscription

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The drafting of men in the military

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border states

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Slave states that did not succeed from the union

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Trent Affair

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Outraged the British, and demanded an apology and the release of Mason and Slidell

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Emancipation Proclamation

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Lincoln’s declaration that all slaves were free and that slavery was illegal

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March to the Sea

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Sherman’s total war tactics towards the south

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Appomattox Cour House

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Where grant and lee met for the terms of souths surrender.