There are hundreds of Civil War battles, but some proved more significant than others. I have offered you a handful of battles. You must determine which battle proved the most significant in the Union’s eventual victory and why.
The Battle of Bull Run (1st Manassas) July 21, 1861
The Battle of Pea Ridge, March 7-8, 1862
The Battle of Antietam (Sharpsburg) September 17, 1862
The Siege of Vicksburg May 18-July 4, 1863
The Battle of Gettysburg July 1-3, 1863
The Battle of Chattanooga September 1863
The Battle of Fort Pillow April 12, 1864
Determine which battle was most significant in the Union’s victory and explain why.
To determine, look at the battles, at the maps, read the other documents.