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I. The Thematic Framework

VI. The Civil War

This theme focuses on the epic struggle between the North and the South that eliminated both slavery and the right of secession as a consequential political theory, Included are all military, political, and diplomatic activities related to this first of the "total" American wars, and all other political and social activities of this era not related to the war.

A. The Nation Divides, 1860-1861
B. War in the East
C. War in the West
D. Naval Action
E. Political and Diplomatic Scene

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