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Most were buried in areas designated colored on the maps for the new national cemeteries -- segregated in death, as in life -- and an indication that the civil war was but the first battle in a . Original photographs from the civil war photos edited by mike lynaugh - thank you to the library of congress for permission to reproduce these images . Historical analysis of politics in the civil war the civil war through the lens of politics northern leaders accepted into the union a new slave state .
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