ship that runs through a protected area
block runner
the act of wearing down by constant harassement or attack
attrition
a legal order for an inquiry to determine whether a person has been lawfully insprisoned
habeas corpus
one of the best senior officers in the united states
robert e .lee
the law administered by military forces that is invoked by a government in an emergency
martial law
hoping to seize a supply of shoes
gettyburg
to cut off its food
siege
to end slavery
mandate
banning slavery
thirteenth amendment
united states would not prosecute confederates
guaranted
as the newspapers called it would guarnteed slavery where it already exsitied
critendens compromise
to be president in hgis inaugural address
jefferson davis
fere with slavery where it exsited but instead that ubion of these states perpetual
confederacy
charleston harbor one of the few federal.
fort sumter
scott's suggestoins and imposed a blockade
implement
tid eturned when reinforcements under the command
thomas j. stonewall
began a campaign to seize control
alysses s. grand
money from taxses or paper money
suficient
decree freeing all enslaved persons in states
emancipation
was a crucial
battle of antietam
charge of union operations in west
william tecomseh
remaining southern states
confederacy
lincolns plan surfaced at once among a group of republicans
reconstruction