Aug 15, 2022  
2019-2020 University Bulletin 
2019-2020 University Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

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HIST 440 - The American Civil War

3 hours

This course examines the origins, conduct, and consequences of America’s “Great Civil War” from the national election in 1856 to the disputed national election of 1876 and the end of Reconstruction in 1877. Students will analyze domestic and international political themes and Union and Confederate military policies, operations, and institutions. The course will review the social and economic consequences of the war and peace in the United States.

This course may be applied to the United States history concentration.

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 101 

This course will satisfy the core area requirement in history.

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