The Secession Crisis
History Professor Susan Schulten discussed the causes of America’s Civil War, including President Abraham Lincoln’s refusal to… read more
History Professor Susan Schulten discussed the causes of America’s Civil War, including President Abraham Lincoln’s refusal to allow slavery to expand into new territories. Professor Schulten explained that Lincoln refused to recognize the Confederacy as legitimate and viewed secession as illegal. The class took place at the University of Denver. close
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