To keep slavery legal was their goal.
when the civil war began, what was the main goal of the union (the north)
to recognition that they are their own "country" that is the main purpose why the south started the civil war
To repel the Northern invasion.
The main goal of Reconstruction was to reunite the northern and southern states after the American Civil War. In particular, its aim was to help the South be rebuilt upon its readmission to the Union.
His main goal was to win the Civil War and maintain the federal union .
At the beginning of the Civil War the northern goal was simply to restore the Union at all costs. Slavery became the main issue in the following years of the war but the goal at the start was to save the Union!
his original main goal was the restore the union. he freed the slaves in about the middle of the war.
President Lincoln's main goal was to reunite the union.
The main goal of the United States was to bring the Confederacy back into the Union.
There main goal in the beginning was not to end slavery but to reunite as one country.
His goal was to preserve the Union.
The initial war objective was to preserve the union.
Their only goal was to keep slavery.
To prevent the south from seceding from the north.
Keep South from Seceding
The North DID NOT want slavery but the South WANTED it. And the main goal of the North was to bring the souther sates back to The Union.<3
to bring the southern states to the union
Simply to win the south back after they seceded from the union
To reunite the states and get the cotton revenues back.
the main idea is it was time time between the war of 1812 and the civil war it was the time were the south and north was dong fine
Augustus' main goal was to establish a stable government without plunging Rome into yet another civil war. By retaining the most powerful positions for himself, he attained this goal.
The northern states in The Civil War main goal was to keep the northern and southern states together (or the Union). A side goal was to free slaves and end slavery. :P
The preservation of the union
To starve the South, before attacking its weakened forces.