This PowerPoint outlines key events taking place during the last 2 years of the civil war. Meant to follow "A Prelude to the civil war" and "The Civil War Part 1" (respectively), this presentation includes numerous photos, images, maps, and diagrams which will facilitate instruction and maximize comprehension among all students.
1.The Union Advances: Key Battles in Virginia and Mississippi
2.Gettysburg: The Largest Battle in the Western Hemisphere
3.Taking Richmond: A Costly Campaign for General Grant
4.Sherman's March to the Sea
5.Surrender at Appomattox and the reconstruction era