How to Appreciate the American Civil War?

Answer The fateful battlefield of Gettysburg is now a solemn tourist attraction.Just four years -- between 1860 and 1865 -- with close to 700,000 total killed, many thousands who were only wounded lost li... Read More »

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What did the American flag look like during the civil war?

The American flag in the Civil War resembled the current American flag with 13 horizontal stripes of alternating red and white and a field of blue with white, five-pointed stars on the top left. Ho... Read More »

How to Study the American Civil War?

The American Civil war was a very interesting war in American history and also very important to our history. It is the reason the US does not have slaves. To discover how to learn more about the c... Read More »

What was the US foreign policy in the American civil war?

The emergence of the Soviet Union put an end to the US pre-war tendency toward isolationism. Foreign policy turned toward preventing the expansion of communism, which would bolster the political an... Read More »

Did some Filipino's fight for the Confederacy during the American Civil War?

Several small towns of Filipinos existed in Louisiana from the late 1700s onward. These communities kept mainly to themselves. The men are believed to have been the 'Spanish fishermen' recruited du... Read More »