The Civil WarPublished by : PBS Home Video Warner Home Video (Burbank, CA) Physical details: 5 videocassettes (680 min.) sd., col. with b&w sequences 1/2 in. ISBN:0780638832; 0780638840; 0780638816; 0780638824; 0780638794; 0780638808.
Closed-captioned Originally produced as a television mini series in 1990. VHS Special feature: behind-the-scenes: "The Civil War Reconstruction." MPAA rating: Not rated
An epic documentary bringing life to America's most destructive- and defining - conflict. Here is the saga of celebrated generals and the ordinary soldiers. A heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one again.
Contents: tape 1, Episode one : The cause 1861 tape 2, Episode two & three : A very bloody affair forever free 1862 tape 3, Episode four : Simply murder Episode five : The universe of battle tape 4, Episode six : Valley of the shadow of death 1864 Episode seven : Most hallowed ground 1864 tape 5, Episode eight : War is all hell 1865 Episode nine : The better angels of our nature 1865 Behind the scenes : the civil war reconstruction