Oil and the Iraqi Civil War: How Security Dynamics May Affect Oil Production
Likewise, many of the seven different African states that have invaded Congo did ... south and began to shift their operations to Iraqi Kurdistan instead. Although Baghdad has been remarkably stubborn on this matter, the demands of waging the civil war ...
What was America thinking during the final year of the Civil War?
When the Civil War began, many people on both sides thought it would be just a little spot of bother. There was no way it could last since one side – the North or the South – would easily ... a referendum on the war. Did Lincoln think he might lose?
The Unromantic Slaughter of the Civil War
The Civil War today ... so entrenched, North and South, that war and Reconstruction could never deliver true racial justice to freed slaves, who soon became subject to economic peonage, Black Codes, Jim Crow, and rampant lynching. Nor did the war knit ...
Slavery and the Civil War: Not What You Think
In the April 10, 2011, Miami Herald columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. defined the Civil War ... North's views on slavery. So yes, the South clearly fought to defend slavery as a means of protecting their sordid economic system and way of life, but they did ...
Keizer teachers get lay of Civil War land
“Some of them looked woven like a basket and didn’t even appear to have nails.” Town and Faatz traveled to the Civil War sites as part ... “By the end of the war, the North had entire battalions that did nothing but build things like pontoon ...