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8 Cards in this Set

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War of Attrition
Grant's strategy of fighting until the south ran out of men,supplies & will
total war
an army destroys its opponent's ability to fight by attacking civilian economic and military targets
George Meade
replaced Hooker during Gettysburg
Battle of Gettysburg
Union victory turned the tide against the Confederates over 40,000 soldiers died /wounded
Pickett's Charge
failed Confederate attack during the Battle of Gettysburgh
Gettysburg Address
speech given by Lincoln to dedicate a cemetary at the Gettysburg battlefield
Sikade at Vicksburg
Union army's blockade at Vicksburg led the city to surrender
William Tecumseh Sherman
Union commander of the Tennessee army