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War is hell, 1865

Author: Ken BurnsRic BurnsGeoffrey C WardPaul BarnesBruce ShawAll authors
Publisher: Alexandria, VA : PBS Video, ©1997.
Series: The Civil War, episode 1
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Sherman's legendary "March to the Sea" portends the war's end, searing the heartland of Georgia and the Carolinas. Key Southern cities fall under General Grant's command, and General Lee's troops have nowhere left to flee. In the stillness of Appomattox Court House, Lee's dramatic surrender to Grant finally unfolds. As the news echoes through Washington, a plan for the South's reenge is hatched in the angry mind of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: William T Sherman; William T Sherman
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Burns; Ric Burns; Geoffrey C Ward; Paul Barnes; Bruce Shaw; Tricia Reidy; David G McCullough; Florentine Films.; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
ISBN: 0780618491 9780780618497
OCLC Number: 42011272
Credits: Produced by Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ric Burns with Ken Burns ; edited by Paul Barnes, Bruce Shaw, Tricia Reidy.
Performer(s): David McCullough.
Target Audience: General.
Description: 1 videocassette (99 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: The Civil War, episode 1
Other Titles: Civil War (Television program)
Civil War : War is hell, 1861; Episode 8
Civil war, a film by Ken Burns
Responsibility: Florentine Films ; produced in association with WETA-TV ; a film by Ken Burns.

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Sherman's legendary "March to the Sea" portends the war's end, searing the heartland of Georgia and the Carolinas. Key Southern cities fall under General Grant's command, and General Lee's troops have nowhere left to flee. In the stillness of Appomattox Court House, Lee's dramatic surrender to Grant finally unfolds. As the news echoes through Washington, a plan for the South's reenge is hatched in the angry mind of a man named John Wilkes Booth.

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