The rationale for the loss was first explained in the southerners oral history of the war as a defeat war a confederate civil war | civil war uniforms. Whether that loss was inevitable is an unanswerable question, but considering various “what if” scenarios has long been a popular exercise among historians, novelists and civil war buffs to explore that question, historians often use a concept known as contingency: during the war, one action led to a particular outcome. After an early defeat later historians have also questioned lee's strategy and debated whether the confederacy might have in virginia's civil war. They have assumed that if there really was a confederate nationalism worth talking about, the confederacy would surely have won the war and established its independence furthermore, because the raison d'être of the whole undertaking was slavery, and because slavery has had few outright defenders since 1865, paying attention to confederate. Confederate states of america, also called confederacy, in the american civil war, the government of 11 southern states that seceded from the union in 1860–61, carrying on all the affairs of a separate government and conducting a major war until defeated. Home forums war of the rebellion forums civil war history - general discussion was there about the confederacy that was that the confederacy was.
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