at least 250 words:
What role did the Dred Scott decision and John Brown’s raid play in the coming of the Civil War? How did different groups of Americans view each event and why?
In reviewing the sectional situation of the times, do you believe the Civil War was inevitable? Why or why not?
Keep the following points in mind:
The conclusions drawn are supported by references to relevant historical facts and events.
The analysis of historical facts and events is thoughtful and original.