There has been much debate surrounding the causes of the Civil War. Perhaps the most direct answer can be found in reading the reasons for secession that the seceding states actually gave. Use the following link to read the justification that South Carolina, the first state to secede from the nation, gave and thoroughly answer the following questions:
What are the primary reasons that the state of South Carolina gives for seceding from the Union? Do you think their grievances justified secession? Why/Why not? Do you believe that secession was legal in light of the arguments made in the document? Why/Why not? Finally, after reading the document, what do you believe to be the primary reason for secession? Support your assertion.
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