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The Civil War. / Episode 2, A very bloody affair

Author: Ken Burns; David G McCullough; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.),
Publisher: New York : Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 1990.
Edition/Format:   Film : Film   Visual material : No Linguistic Content
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"The war to preserve the Union becomes a war to free the slaves, and political fights become as fierce as those on the battlefield. The chains of slavery begin to crumble while the Confederacy struggles for recognition, and its resourceful army hands the Union critical defeats. New weapons and strategies emerge, as ironclad ships do battle and Ulysses S. Grant wins at Shiloh. With unprecedented ferocity, the age of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Additional Physical Format: 705124
Material Type: Film, Internet resource
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Burns; David G McCullough; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.),
OCLC Number: 853117638
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource
Other Titles: Very bloody affair
Responsibility: producers, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns.

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"The war to preserve the Union becomes a war to free the slaves, and political fights become as fierce as those on the battlefield. The chains of slavery begin to crumble while the Confederacy struggles for recognition, and its resourceful army hands the Union critical defeats. New weapons and strategies emerge, as ironclad ships do battle and Ulysses S. Grant wins at Shiloh. With unprecedented ferocity, the age of modern warfare takes hold."

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