The south vs The south


Paper Prompt for South v. South

William Freehling makes a very bold claim in his book regarding the cause, course and consequence of the American Civil War. What was his thesis, and how did he support that thesis? In other words, write a concise summary of Freehling’s argument, essentially condensing the book into 2-3 pages.

this is the prompt that the paper has to be over i need it by the earliest tomorrow. i have to submit it on by 11:00 pm (central time)


The effect of Southern Unionism during the American civil war has received a great deal of attention from civil war scholars.  A number of recent publications have brought to surface the enigma forces that eventually led to defect of the confederacy, one of them is the anti-Confederate sentiments in the South. In his book, Freehling looks at the anti-Confederate sentiments among two groups – slaves and whites living in border states, all who made up half of southerners.