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The Civil War. Episode eight, 1865, War is all hell

Author: David G McCullough; Ken Burns; PBS Video.; Florentine Films.
Publisher: Alexandria, VA : PBS Video, 1989.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The episode begins with William Techumseh Sherman's brilliant March to the Sea, which brings war to the heart of Georgia and the Carolinas and spells the end of the Confederacy. In March, following Lincoln's second inauguration, first Petersburg and then Richmond finally fall to Grant's army. Lee's tattered Army of Northern Virginia flees westward towards a tiny crossroads town called Appomattox Court House. There  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David G McCullough; Ken Burns; PBS Video.; Florentine Films.
ISBN: 0780618491 9780780618497
OCLC Number: 170926357
Notes: "Produced by Florentine Films and WETA-TV"--Container.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Producer, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns and Ken Burns.
Cast: Narrated by : David McCullough.
Description: 1 videocassette (69 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: War is all hell.
Responsibility: Florentine Films.

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The episode begins with William Techumseh Sherman's brilliant March to the Sea, which brings war to the heart of Georgia and the Carolinas and spells the end of the Confederacy. In March, following Lincoln's second inauguration, first Petersburg and then Richmond finally fall to Grant's army. Lee's tattered Army of Northern Virginia flees westward towards a tiny crossroads town called Appomattox Court House. There the dramatic and deeply moving surrender of Lee to Grant takes place. The episode ends in Washington where John Wilkes Booth begins to dream of vengeance for the South.

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