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Discussion of the Strategic Improtance of Maryland in the U.S. Civil War, 1862
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directed by Michael Epstein; produced by Caroline Suh, fl. 2001-2016; in Antietam, 10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 2 mins
Antietam was the first major clash of the Civil War to take place on Northern soil. It was also the bloodiest single-day battle in American history, causing approximately 23,000 casualties. What changed Antietam from merely an infamous day in the nation's history to one of its most profound? This program describes...
directed by Michael Epstein; produced by Caroline Suh, fl. 2001-2016; in Antietam, 10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 2 mins
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Civil War Combat, The Tragedy at Cold Harbor
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directed by David de Vries, 1961-; produced by David de Vries, 1961-, in Civil War Combat (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2000), 36 mins
Commentary by historians and eyewitness testimony are combined with dramatic reenactments to bring to life the tragic story of Cold Harbor, the bloody battle fought June 1-3, 1864. The Union lost 13,000 men, of which 6,000 fell in less than an hour of fighting on the third day of battle. Confederate losses totaled...
directed by David de Vries, 1961-; produced by David de Vries, 1961-, in Civil War Combat (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2000), 36 mins
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Discussion of Slavery in the Antebellum Period and the Roots of Southern Secession
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in The Conflict Begins, Disc 1, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993, first release 2001), 7 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. In this gripping, 2 DVD set, the earliest days of t...
in The Conflict Begins, Disc 1, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993, first release 2001), 7 mins
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Civil War Journal, The Conflict Begins, Disc 2
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directed by Donna Lusitana; produced by Noah Morowitz, in Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993), 1 hour 25 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. In this gripping, 2 DVD set, the earliest days of t...
directed by Donna Lusitana; produced by Noah Morowitz, in Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993), 1 hour 25 mins
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Discussion of James Longstreet's Early Life and West Point Education
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directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Chris Mortensen; in General James Longstreet: Lee's Prodigal Son, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994, first release 1994), 5 mins
In a war filled with a high code of loyalty and honor, few served more faithfully than Confederate General James Longstreet. His vision of the changing art of battle put him at odds with the favored Robert E. Lee and set the stage for a bloody controversy that refuses to end. This is the story of the man who many...
directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Chris Mortensen; in General James Longstreet: Lee's Prodigal Son, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994, first release 1994), 5 mins
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Discussion of Abraham Lincoln's Preparation of His Gettysburg Address, 1863
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directed by Donna Lusitana; in Lincoln and Gettysburg, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994, first release 1994), 7 mins
The glory and the pain of the Battle of Gettysburg and Lincoln's Gettysburg Address are recalled.
directed by Donna Lusitana; in Lincoln and Gettysburg, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994, first release 1994), 7 mins
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Discussion of Nathan Forrest's Service in the Confederate Army, 1861-1863
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directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Linda Fuller, fl. 1993; in Nathan Bedford Forrest, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995, first release 1994), 11 mins
Focuses on the ruthless military career of Confederate general Nathan Bedford Forrest.
directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Linda Fuller, fl. 1993; in Nathan Bedford Forrest, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995, first release 1994), 11 mins
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Civil War Journal, Traitor President Jefferson Davis
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directed by Donna Lusitana; produced by Martin Gillam, in Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994), 40 mins
Biography of Jefferson Davis with emphasis on his Civil War career.
directed by Donna Lusitana; produced by Martin Gillam, in Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994), 40 mins
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Discussion of Dan Sickles' Marriage to Teresa Bagioli and Murder of Phillip Barton Key, 1859
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directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Yann Debonne; in Dan Sickles: General Who Got Away With Murder, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995, first release 1995), 9 mins
The Civil War produced some of the most colorful and controversial figures in American history, many of whose lives off the battlefield were every bit as fascinating as their heroic efforts during battle. One of the war's most intriguing characters was the fiery Daniel Sickles, a senator and Union general. Get to...
directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Yann Debonne; in Dan Sickles: General Who Got Away With Murder, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995, first release 1995), 9 mins
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Civil War Journal, Freedom's Road: Slavery & The Opposition
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directed by Donna Lusitana; produced by Martin Gillam, in Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 47 mins
By the 19th century the United States was the only western country still practicing slavery. Every European nation had already abolished the practice of buying and selling human beings for labor. America's northern states had ended slavery too, but in the South the white community vowed to do anything necessary to...
directed by Donna Lusitana; produced by Martin Gillam, in Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 47 mins
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