Events Surrounding the End of the American Civil War
A paper mainly dealing with those involved on the battlefield in the closing days of the conflict, as well as some of the important leaders on both sides.
The purpose of this paper is to illustrate the events surrounding the end of the American Civil War. This war was a war of epic proportion. Never before and not since have so many Americans died in battle. The American Civil War was truly tragic in terms of human life. In this document, I will speak mainly around those involved on the battlefield in the closing days of the conflict. Also, reference will be made to the leading men behind the Union and Confederate forces.