The Civil War

A House Divided

Clip: Season 1 | 3m 16s

By mid-century, the country was deeply divided. Southerners feared the North might forbid slavery. Northerners feared slavery might move west. As each new state was added to the union, it threatened to upset the delicate equilibrium of power.

Aired: 09/06/15

Rating: NR

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