what made the civil war the first modern war?
How did it change from preserving the union to ending slavery?
The core assignment of this course is a documented research paper (1500-2000 words in length = approx. 6 – 8 pages double spaced, 12-point font).
- The paper should support a thesis statement with information gained from research or investigation.
- The paper will not be just a report presenting information, but will be a paper that carefully examines and presents your own historical interpretation of the topic you have chosen and your interpretation of the information you have gathered.
- The paper may include consideration of problems and solutions, define key terms, or refute arguments against your thesis statement
Use a minimum of four sources for your paper, and at least one must be a primary source.
include a Works Cited List, and use the correct MLA documentation style.