There were many events that led up to the American Civil War. This article will give you a brief and comprehensive overview of the events that ultimately led to the War Between the States.
1828 – What Was the Nullification Crisis and What Did it Do?
The Nullification Crisis brought America to the brink of civil war in 1828 and 1832. This debate over tariffs established the principle of nullification and led a debate over whether or not sates could rule federal law null and void.