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10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America, 1, Antietam
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directed by Michael Epstein; produced by Caroline Suh, fl. 2001-2016, in 10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 44 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 10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 44 mins
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Battlefield Detectives, 9, The Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg
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directed by James Millar; produced by James Millar, in Battlefield Detectives, 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2004), 45 mins
July 1-3, 1863: Over three hot days, Union and Confederate forces clashed in and around a small Pennsylvania town. When the Battle of Gettysburg ended, the two exhausted sides had inflicted more than 50,000 casualties upon one another--the largest battle ever fought on American soil. The third day is considered th...
directed by James Millar; produced by James Millar, in Battlefield Detectives, 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2004), 45 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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Civil War Combat, The Battle of Chancellorsville
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produced by Brad Graham, in Civil War Combat (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2001), 23 mins
Commentary from leading historians and eyewitness accounts are combined with dramatic battle reenactments to tell the tragic story of the battle of Chancellorsville. Fought on May 1-3 of 1863, it is considered Robert E. Lee's greatest victory during the American Civil War, despite the loss of his best lieutenant,...
produced by Brad Graham, in Civil War Combat (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2001), 23 mins
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Civil War Combat, Fredericksburg
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in Civil War Combat (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2002), 43 mins
The winter of 1862 was a critical time for the Union's Army of the Potomac. With few military victories in hand and President Lincoln in a desperate struggle for his political life, the Yankees began a dramatic push for the Confederate capital of Richmond. But in their path, stood Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern...
in Civil War Combat (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2002), 43 mins
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Discussion of Confederate Planning for an Attack on Cemetary Hill at the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863
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directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Robert Lihani; in Pickett's Charge, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993, first release 1993), 3 mins
By the summer of 1863 Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia had pushed north through Maryland into Pennsylvania. The Union Army of the Potomac marched hard to meet the threat, but the rebel soldiers pressed on and moved quickly trough the Cumberland Valley. The Southerners and their shoes were worn and weary a...
directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Robert Lihani; in Pickett's Charge, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993, first release 1993), 3 mins
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Discussion of John Brown's Harpers Ferry Raid, 1859
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in The Conflict Begins, Disc 1, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993, first release 2001), 8 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), 8 mins
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Civil War Journal, General James Longstreet: Lee's Prodigal Son
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directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Chris Mortensen, in Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994), 28 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 Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994), 28 mins
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Discussion of Abraham Lincoln, the Battle of Vicksburg, MS and Robert E. Lee's Retreat to Virginia Following the Battle of Gettysburg, July 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), 5 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), 5 mins
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Discussion of African-Americans in the Confederate Army, Jefferson Davis' Flight from Richmond, VA, and the End of the U.S. Civil War, 1865
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directed by Donna Lusitana; produced by Martin Gillam; in Traitor President Jefferson Davis, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994, first release 1994), 4 mins
Biography of Jefferson Davis with emphasis on his Civil War career.
directed by Donna Lusitana; produced by Martin Gillam; in Traitor President Jefferson Davis, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994, first release 1994), 4 mins
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