american civil war and german wars of unification
Pick ONE question from the following list
- To what did armies of the German states provide opportunities for social and professional enhancement?
- Was the Prussian army better trained and more tactically adept than its foes in the period 1850-1871?
- Was the Austrian army doomed to failure in the period 1850-1866?
- Did France throw away significant military advantages in the war of 1870-1871?
- Did Austria ever have a chance to supplant Prussia in the leadership of the German confederation?
- To what extend did the issue of slavery dominate the causes and meaning of the American Civil War?
- Did the Confederacy achieve a realistic strategy for defeating the Union?
- Did Lincoln achieve a better relationship with his generals than Jefferson Davis?
- To what extent did the American Civil War reveal clear lessons about the nature of warfare?
- Did cavalry play an important role in the American Civil War?
- How important was control of the Mississippi to the outcome of the American Civil War?
- To what extent were black people actively engaged in the war efforts of both sides of the American Civil War?