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The Civil War

The Civil War

Battle of Cold Harbor

At Cold Harbor, Virginia, 7,000 Americans fell in 20 minutes.

4:37

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Lincoln's Troubled Re-Election

Long after Lincoln was nominated, politicians in his own party still hoped to reconvene.

4:46

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The 13th Amendment

The 13th Amendment formally abolished slavery.

3:24

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Traitors and Patriots

Accounts from Grant, Lee, Sherman, and others are presented.

13:01

The Civil War

Making THE CIVIL WAR: 25 Years Later

Ken Burns, Ric Burns, Buddy Squires, and Allen Moore discuss the making of THE CIVIL WAR.

28:19

The Civil War

Restoring THE CIVIL WAR

Learn how THE CIVIL WAR series has been completely restored to Ultra HD – 4K resolution.

13:57

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Honorable Manhood

A week before the battle of Bull Run, Sullivan Ballou wrote a letter to his wife.

3:25

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The Civil War: All Night Forever

Conditions were dire for slaves on the plantation. Only 4 out of 100 lived to be 60.

4:30

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The Civil War: Fort Sumter

The Civil War began at 4:30 am on April 12, 1861 at Ft. Sumter, Charleston, SC.

2:35

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The Civil War: Gettysburg

July 3, 1863: The third day of Gettysburg marked a change in the tide of the war.

8:21

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The Civil War: Newsreel

1938 was the seventy-fifth anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg.

3:09

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The Civil War: The Cause

The Civil War was fought in 10,000 places. Clip from Episode 1.

3:35

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The Civil War: Was it Not Real?

The Union Army won the war yet the wounds of the Nation are still healing.

5:09

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