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Who was the President of the Confederacy throughout the US Civil War?

Jefferson Davis was the President of the Confederate States of  America throughout the war. He was first named the provisional  Confederate president, then he was elected by

What were the strategies of the Union in the US Civil War?

The Union had several main strategies:    1. Push hard to take the Confederate capital at Richmond, Virginia.   2. Blockade trade from the southern ports. Cut off a

What were the problems faced in the US Civil War Battle of Cold Harbor by each side?

The Union forces went in a full frontal assault against a well  prepared Confederate army that was fortified and not exposed. The  result was a disaster for the Union army.

Civil war strategy of opposing sides?

Northern Strategy Take over the Mississippi River so as to cut off the South from its territories. They also wanted to blockade all of the Southern seaports so that they cou

What were the strategies of the two sides in the Civil War?

Strategies of the Civil War Northern Strategy Take over the Mississippi River so as to cut off the South from its territories. They also wanted to blockade all of the Southe

What strategies did the North use in the US Civil War?

Northern strategies to end the South's rebellion were to:   1. gain control of the Mississippi river, this they did but did not  decide the outcome of the war;   2. b

What were the major strategies of the US Civil War?

Divide and conquer. The Mississippi and Ohio River valleys were the first major goals. Then they followed the rail lines and rivers of the south and carved it into smaller a

What are the strategies for both sides during the civil war?

The Union's side of strategy was the anaconda plan. The plan was to blockade the Southern ports and not let them receive or ship any goods. This will weaken them and then they

What was the Union strategy used during the US Civil War?

There were a number of Union operations and strategies employed by  the Union to end the Confederate rebellion. Some were more  effective than others. For example the blocka

What are the war strategies of the north during the US Civil War?

The strategy of the North was outlined by General Winfield Scott at the very beginning of the hostilities. His scheme, which was eventually used after several Union reversals,