Read Give Me Liberty, Chapter8 –Chapter 13. Loom and Spindle, Chapter 1–Chapter 7 and 9. Twelve Years a Slave, Chapters 1– Chapter 11, and write a paper include these questions.
During the 40 years before the Civil War the northern and southern states were
evolving as two distinct societies. How did the regions differ and how do you
explain those differences? As you construct your essay, be sure to consider changes
in northern class and gender relationships. Also consider differences between
northern and southern interpretations of Christianity.