Chapter 8,9,10,11 History Vocab

Chapter Vocab
Created Nov 18, 2009
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Anaconda Plan
created by Linclon and geeral winsfield scott A civil war strategy plan:  1)Union creates...
Emancipation Proclomation
a Pronouncement given by Linclon on January 1, 1863 to free the slaves in the confederderate...
Gettysburg address
Inspirational speech given by Linclon on Nov. 19 1863, at a battle in Gettysburg, Pennsylvannia In...
Sherman's March to the Sea
led by the union general William Tecumsen Sherman, A devestating total war military campain...
Draft Riot
A series of deadly riots that took place in U.S. cities in 1863 to protest the newly established...
Copperhead
a nickname that rebublicans used to describe those northerners, mostly democrats, who opposed...
bread riot
a riot involving hundreds of women in Richmond, Virginia, who sought food and other goods that...
54th Massachusetts Regiment
the first entirely African American regiment of the union Army
Naval Blockade
a military manuver in which one side sets up a line of ships to block entry into or departure...
total war
a military policy in which one side in a conflict decidesit is willing to make any sacrifice...
emancipation
the act of freeing slaves from bondage
Habeas Corpus
the right of a person being detained to appear in court so that a judge may determine whether...
Military Draft
a system of requiring by law that all peoplw hwo meet certain criteria, such as age and gender;...
Embargo
a government order that restricts or probibits trade of a particular good or with a particular...
Rifled Musket
a type of gun used during the civil war that had improved power and accuracy
Freedman
a man who has been freed from slavery
Missouri Compromise
measure passed by Congress in 1820 to admit Missouri into the Union as a slave State and maine...
Compromise of 1850
messures passed by in 1850 to adimit CA into the union as a free state; to divide the res tof...
Fugitive Slave Law
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Uncle Tom's Cabin
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Kansas-Nebraska Act
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Republican Party
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Dred Scott decision
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John Brown's raid
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Fort Sumter
a
Sectionalism
a
Urban
a
Popular sovereignty
a
Agitator
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Arsenal
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Faction
a
Secession
a


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