Generally, the northern states fought the southern states.
In the American civil war the Rebels (11 southern states) fought the North over issues of slavery and state rights
In southern States.
It was known as the American Civil War, 12 Apr 1861 – 13 May 1865.
The Confederacy - the eleven Southern slave-states that broke away The Union - The North, i.e. all the other states.
This would be known as the civil war.
The Confederate States of America.
The American Civil War was an internal conflict fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865. The Union faced secessionists in eleven Southern states grouped together as the Confederate States of America. The Union won the war, which remains the bloodiest in U.S. history.
The Civil war was was fought between the Northern and Southern states. It was fought mainly over slavery and the fact that Southern (agricultural) states were being neglected by Northern (industrial) states.
North and SouthThe northern and southern U.S. states fought against each other in the Civil War.
Border states were slave states that remained in the Union and fought for the side of the North during the American Civil War. They were in between Northern and Southern states.
The war between the states was The American Civil War. It was fought from 1861 to 1865 because seven Southern slave states formed the Confederate States of America.
In the southern states
The American Civil War was fought in 1861-1865. The Civil War was fought between April 12, 1861 until May 10, 1865. This was a war fought between the Northern and Southern states in the U.S.
Eleven southern states declared their secession and formed the Confederacy.
In the aftermath of the American Revolution, Northern states started moving toward emancipation, and many Southern states restricted the importation of slaves. The American Revolution was fought from 1765 to 1783.
The Civil War was fought because a group of states in the southern US wanted to split away and form a new nation that would be run the way they wanted. The 11 Southern states the broke away (or seceded) were known as the Confederate States. The Union were the remaining states within the United States that fought to keep the southern states as part of the country.
The Confederacy consisted of eleven Southern States, ranging from Virginia to Texas.
The formed the Confederate States of America, which fought the rest of the Union, and looked like winning for a time, in the summer of 1862, and again in 1864 when everyone thought Lincoln would be voted out in the election.