Shermans March to Sea, history homework help

Discuss the actions of General Sherman at the end of the Civil War and its impact on post-war relations

  • With Lee falling back in the East and the loss of Atlanta in the western theater, was Sherman’s “March to the Sea” actually needed to win the war?
  • Did the “March to the Sea” cause more harm than good for the later re-united Union? Why or Why Not?