There a number of reasons that the US Civil War lasted so long. Given the massive resources of the North, it would seem that the war should have been shorter. The Confederate armies were the primary reason for the North's long war with the South. The Confederate commanders were a bit better then their Northern counterparts. Also, the South needed to primarily fight a defensive war. This advantage, as small as it may seem, caused delays in the Union's offensive efforts to end the South's rebellion. There are other reasons, however, the ones mentioned are the primary ones.
During the US Civil War, the South did not have any industrial advantages over the North. The fact is that the North had an immense amount of industrial advantages.
The advantages of the South was they used strategies that the North didn't use and they knew the weaknesses of the North.
They had more soldiers than the South.
The North had, men, money, and manufacturing capacity.
The north had more advantages, the south had more allies.
The North won the civil war which caused them to have freedom.
The civil war wasa series of wars between the North and South. It lasted until 1861-1865.
Most advantages, economic and otherwise, favored the North
Also the South had Slaves to work on those farms the North started blockading the South there was a widespread shortage of many goods such as shoes. Adventages of North during Civil war? What were the advantages of the North?
The North had the advantages of having the moral high ground. The south had the advantage of having a large army.
The Civil War in the United States lasted about four years. The fighting started in 1861 and ended in 1865 with the South surrendering to the North.
The Advantages were that most of the battles in the civil war were fought in the south, but when the south tried to invade the north that's when it went downhill. hope this helps :)
The North had many advantages over the South in the Civil War. It had more factories, more railways, and a greater population of men of fighting age. In several battles, the Union suffered greater casualties but still won.
Probably the South had more advantages at the beginning of the Civil War. Perhaps if the South had followed the plan advocated by General Albert Sidney Johnson, the South would have won the Civil War. Such was not to be the case. The war turned into a war of attrition. The North had far greater advantages for winning that type of a war.
The advantage that the south did posses over the north during the civil war was the conducive weather and the availability of raw materials.
In the US Civil War, the South had a number of advantages. Perhaps one of the best ones was the fact that they did not have to conquer the North to win. Their goal for independence would come when the North no longer wished to continue the conflict.
The North had the factories capable of making supplies and equipment for war.
North: more weapons, war experience, and more of a population South:home field advantage
Each side in the US Civil War had its own advantages. For the North, its advantage was a large population from which to draw military recruits. The North also had an advantage in manufacturing, especially for war supples. The South's advantage was that it was a large territory to capture fully. Also, the South only needed to fight a defensive war. It did not have to conquer the North to win independence.
North: Union South: Confederacy
Two advantages of the South in the US Civil War: 1. superior leadership 2. fighting to protect their home territory Two advantages of the North in the US Civil War: 1. larger population 2. superior manufacturing and industrial resources The defeat of the South was inevitable in prolonged war. The only way the North could be defeated was through the war weariness of the population.
The north and the south fought against each other in the civil war.