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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.