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Basic history of the Confederacy.

Frank E. Vandiver

Basic history of the Confederacy.

by Frank E. Vandiver

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Published by Van Nostrand in Princeton(N.J.), London .
Written in English

Edition Notes

SeriesAn Anvil original
The Physical Object
Pagination186p. ;
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21739916M

Background of the Confederate States Constitution The states that left the American Union in and brought with them a rich tradition of constitutionalism. Many Southern Leaders explained their support for secession in terms of the failure of the Federal compact.   The confederacy simply could not sustain the same amount of casualties as the Union so taking this pressure off could have secured .

Ethan Rafuse clearly thinks so, and in Robert E. Lee and the Fall of the Confederacy , he argues his case that “strategic and operational considerations properly led Lee to a preference for offensive operations throughout the war.” The question Rafuse seeks to answer, while simultaneously defending Lee’s military acumen from the. "THE Confederacy was a belated attempt to exercise the right of a state to withdraw from the United States of America.".

  Confederate History Is American History. Whatever the taint of the Confederacy, the taint of the monuments to its men and memory . Confederacy, normally denoted as The Confederate States of America (C.S. or CSA), existed an unrecognized region in North America which were as of to The Confederation was initially molded through 7 secessionist slave croft states – Mississippi, South Carolina, Florida, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, and Texas which is in the Lower South section of the United .

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The Confederacy actively used the army to arrest people suspected of loyalty to the United States. Historian Mark Neely found 4, names of men arrested and estimated a much larger total.

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