Taking a Stand
By the end of this unit you will have learend that during the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln implemented the Emancipation Proclamation. Explain in an essay of at least 500 words how the Emancipation Proclamation was a game changer for the Civil War, and how it influenced foreign nations’ decisions whether or not to pick a side to support in the war.
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Please write your essay in MLA format, and follow the standard five paragraph model. Your essay should have an introduction paragraph, three body paragraphs, and a conclusion paragraph. If you need help with how to write an essay in MLA format or the five paragraph model, please refer to the following links:
- MLA: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/
- 5 Paragraphs: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/five_par.htm
You must use at least 2 credible sources other than your textbook and provide a Works Cited page with your sources. Failure to include a Works Cited page will result in a rejected assignment.
Remember to write in your own words and in complete sentences.