The civil war

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The south Secedes

1861 - 1862

The south creates a government

1861 - 1862

The South seizes federal forts

1861 - 1862

Abraham Lincoln takes action

1862 - 1863

MCclean Loses command

1862 - 1863

Battle of the "Monitor" and the "Merrimac"

1862 - 1863

Battle of shiloh

1862 - 1863

Emancipation proclamation

1863 - 1864

Hood before Nashville

1864 - 1865

The surrender at Appottmax Courthouse

1865 - 1866