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The Civil War: Could the Civil War Have Been Avoided?

Lincoln Forum on avoiding the Civil War

Lincoln Forum on avoiding the Civil War

Washington, DC
Saturday, January 22, 2011

One-hundred-and-fifty-years after the outbreak of the Civil War, some still debate whether or not the Civil War could have been avoided.  The Lincoln Forum presented a panel of historians discussing the issue in Gettysburg as the nation reflects on the Civil War Sesquicentennial.

Updated: Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at 11:42am (ET)

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