Advantages and Disadvantages of the South and the North During the Civil War. Mr. Reeder US History. What are some things you can think of that are needed to wage a war? People Common Soldiers Officers/Political Leaders Workers (at home or in factories) Goods
Advantages and Disadvantages of the South and the North During the Civil War
Workers (at home or in factories)
Military goods (guns, ammo, navy)
Supporting goods (railroads, food)
Capital goods (iron, factories, money)What is needed to wage a war?
Nathan Bedford Forrest
Robert E. Lee
Ulysses S. Grant
Pres. Jefferson Davis
Pres. Abraham Lincoln
Stone Mountain, Georgia:
Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson
However, the South’s long coastline, from the Gulf of Mexico up the Atlantic, made it difficult to implement the blockade
British and French society resembles the aristocracy in the South, with their rich plantation owners, more than it does the more democratic North
Britain and France have strong Navies and other war resources
Whose advantage would this be? Why?Foreign Assistance: North vs. South
What is the South’s most important advantage?
Where are track more dense?
What is the importance of railroads to the war?