Causes, Course and Effect of the Civil War. Main Causes. Slavery Constitutional Disputes- Federal Gov. v. State’s rights Economic Differences Industrialized North and Agricultural South Political blunders (mistakes) and extremism on both sides. North v. South. North
- Fugitive Slave Act: declared that all slaves must be brought back to their masters. This created a “hate feeling” between the Northerners to the Southerners.
based on lies
Andrew Johnson became President and continued with Lincoln’s plan
- Many slaves became sharecroppers
- Cotton was no longer in demand/ the price for cotton fell