Essay on The Battle Of The Civil War
The major cause of the differences between the Southerners and the Northerners was the issue of Slave trade. The Northern section was an industrialist and focused on shipping, manufacturing, and trading among others. On the other hand, the southern section’s economy relied majorly on agriculture. Planting and growth of crops were the major activity (Agrarian Economy). It was made possible through the slave trade where slave labor was highly relied upon by the Southern section for the production of cotton (Sears, 2015). However, the northern section did not support slavery.
Slavery was important to the confederate states. They owned slaves and would even sell and rent them out. The higher number of slaves that a person had, the high he or she was regarded. The slaves…