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The claimed reason was always "states rights".

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Q: What were the Confederate reasons for fighting?
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What were the reasons for fighting during the civil war in the confederate states of America?

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Where did most of the fighting occur during the civil war?

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In the civil war what where you fighting for?

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Where did Confederate soldiers sleep?

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How many confederate states quit fighting because of the Emancipation Proclamation?

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Why are blacks offended by the confederate flag?

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How many Confederacy soldiers were fighting at the Battle of Gettysburg?

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