Why was the Confederacy Defeated?

Alan Farmer explains why the North won the American Civil War.

The battle of Gettysburg, Pa. July 3d. 1863. Hand-colored lithograph by Currier and Ives.On 10 April 1865, General Robert E. Lee, having just surrendered to General Grant at Appomattox, wrote a farewell address to his soldiers.

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Why was the Confederacy Defeated?


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