America and the Civil War
The bitter conflict which began as a disagreement over the rights of individual states soon escalated into a bloody war pitting brother against brother. The entire chapter of American history which tested the resolve of a young nation and challenged the very beliefs it was founded on comes relentlessly to the screen in this intense 5-part mini-series. Includes "Gettysburg: The Boys in Blue & Gray," "John Brown’s Holy War," "Lincoln’s Secret Weapon," "The Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry" and "Reconstruction: The Second Civil War." 2 DVDs. 2012/color/7 hrs., 30 min/NR/fullscreen & widescreen.
|Run Time:||450 minutes|