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Civil War Journal, Bloodiest Day: The Battle of Antietam
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produced by Rhys Thomas, in Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 44 mins
The History Channel's acclaimed series, Civil War Journal, takes viewers beyond the battles and into the personal stories of the War Between the States. Drawing on diaries, photographs and dramatic re-enactments, the intimate side of the epic conflict is exposed. This program covers the Battle of Antietam which wa...
produced by Rhys Thomas, in Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 44 mins
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Command Decisions, 14, Battle of Gettysburg
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in Command Decisions, 14 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2004), 14 mins
The Battle of Gettysburg was the turning point of the American Civil War. During this program viewers face the questions that could win or lose the war from the viewpoint of commanding generals Lee and Meade. Part of the series Command Decisions.
in Command Decisions, 14 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2004), 14 mins
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Ken Burns's The Civil War, 3, Forever Free
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written by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, in Ken Burns's The Civil War, 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1990), 1 hour 16 mins
This episode of Ken Burns's The Civil War charts the dramatic events that led to Lincoln’s decision to set the slaves free. Convinced by July 1862 that emancipation was now morally and militarily crucial to the future of the Union, Lincoln must wait for a victory to issue his proclamation. But as the year wears...
written by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, in Ken Burns's The Civil War, 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1990), 1 hour 16 mins
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Ken Burns's The Civil War, 4, Simply Murder
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written by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, in Ken Burns's The Civil War, 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1990), 1 hour 2 mins
The nightmarish Union disaster at Fredericksburg comes to two climaxes that spring: at Chancellorsville in May, where Lee wins his most brilliant victory but loses Stonewall Jackson; and at Vicksburg, where Grant’s attempts to take the city by siege are stopped. During this episode of Ken Burns's The Civil War,...
written by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, in Ken Burns's The Civil War, 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1990), 1 hour 2 mins
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Ken Burns's The Civil War, 5, The Universe of Battle
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written by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, in Ken Burns's The Civil War, 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1990), 1 hour 36 mins
This episode of Ken Burns's The Civil War opens with a dramatic account of the turning point of war: the Battle of Gettysburg, the greatest ever fought in the Western Hemisphere. For three days 150,000 men will fight to the death in the Pennsylvania countryside, culminating in Pickett’s legendary charge. This ex...
written by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, in Ken Burns's The Civil War, 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1990), 1 hour 36 mins
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Ken Burns's The Civil War, 6, Valley of the Shadow of Death
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written by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, in Ken Burns's The Civil War, 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1990), 1 hour 9 mins
This episode of Ken Burns's The Civil War begins with a biographical comparison of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee and then chronicles the extraordinary series of battles that pitted the two generals against each other from the wilderness to Petersburg in Virginia. In 30 days, the two armies lose more men than...
written by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, in Ken Burns's The Civil War, 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1990), 1 hour 9 mins
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Ken Burns's The Civil War, 8, War Is All Hell
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written by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, in Ken Burns's The Civil War, 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1990), 1 hour 9 mins
The episode of Ken Burns's The Civil War begins with William Tecumseh Sherman’s brilliant march to the sea, which brings the war to the heart of Georgia and the Carolinas and spells the end of the Confederacy. In March, following Lincoln’s second inauguration, first Petersburg and then Richmond finally fall to...
written by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, in Ken Burns's The Civil War, 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1990), 1 hour 9 mins
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Lincoln and Lee at Antietam: The Cost of Freedom
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directed by Robert Child, 1963-; produced by Robert Child, 1963- (Harrington Park, NJ: Janson Media, 2005, originally published 2005), 1 hour 28 mins
Lincoln and Lee at Antietam – The Cost of Freedom focuses on the single bloodiest day in American history. The film features commentaries from renowned historians who explain the significance of this first Civil War battle fought on northern soil. Through first person accounts, an original music score, and scarc...
directed by Robert Child, 1963-; produced by Robert Child, 1963- (Harrington Park, NJ: Janson Media, 2005, originally published 2005), 1 hour 28 mins
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Unknown Civil War, Confederate Officers At Gettysburg
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produced by Rhys Thomas, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 42 mins
They invaded the North to win the Civil War and created an everlasting legacy of glory for the lost cause of the South. For the leadership of the Army of Northern Virginia it was the most critical battle of the entire Civil War. This is the story of the Confederate officers at Gettysburg.
produced by Rhys Thomas, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 42 mins
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Unknown Civil War, Lee at Gettysburg
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produced by Eric Lindstrom, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 41 mins
He was arguably Americas greatest general since George Washington. General Robert E. Lee fought against the nation he once swore to protect. Gambling his army and the future of the Confederacy in one epic battle, he led his troops into the three bloodiest days of American history. This is the story of General Lee...
produced by Eric Lindstrom, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 41 mins
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