Prince Maximilian was a German explorer who traveled the great planes to study the indigenous people and viewed them as the true founders of the land. He was accompanied by Karl Bodmer who’s art portrayed the different tribes.
South American Frontier
Knife duels in the south sparked crime and violence
Influential and dominate generals of the confederacy included Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson who was swift, secretive and very strategic; and General James Longstreet led another division.
The confederates rear in battle was blocked by the Potomac river. The bridges, walls, and creeks worked in favor of the Union army yet McClellan failed to provide the armies commanders with a complete battle plan.