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It officially turned the war into a crusade against slavery. After that, free nations abroad could not support the Confederates without looking pro-slavery themselves.

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Q: Why was the emancipation proclamation important to the civil war?
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What was a important document from the civil war?

the emancipation proclamation

Why was the Battle of Antietam important to the Emancipation proclamation?

The Battle of Antietam was very important to the Emancipation Proclamation because it was the final battle of the Civil War. The treaty was signed at Antietam Courthouse and the Emancipation Proclamation declared slaves free, which was the whole point in the Civil War.

What starts with p that had to do with the civil war?

Proclamation, as in Emancipation Proclamation.

Did the emancipation proclamation start the civil war?

No, it didn't. The Emancipation Proclamation was released shortly after the Battle of Antietam, after the Civil War had already started.

Which came first the Emancipation Proclamation or the American Civil War?

Civil War - 1861 to 1865.Emancipation Proclamation - January 1, 1863.

When was the emancipation proclamation announced to the public?

the emancipation proclamation was announced to the public during the civil war in 1884

What happened first the emancipation proclamation or reconstruction?

The Emancipation Proclamation was issued during the Civil War; Reconstruction was the period following the war.

Was the emancipation proclamation written before during or after the civil war?

During the Civil War.

What major documents was issued during the civil war?

In the US, the most important document issued during the Civil War was the Emancipation Proclamation.

Did Emancipation Proclamation happen before the civil war?

during the war

Did the The Emancipation Proclamation bring a quick end to the civil war?

No it did not !!

What is a term for letter e in civil war?

Emancipation Proclamation

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