The Civil War

Between 1861 and 1865, Americans made war on each other and killed each other in great numbers - if only to become the kind of country that could no longer conceive of how that was possible. What began as a bitter dispute over Union and States' Rights, ended as a struggle over the meaning of freedom in America.

Show Info

Airs on: United States PBS (1990 - 1990)
Runtime: 140 minutes
Status: Ended
Show Type: Documentary
Genres: War History
Episodes ordered: 9 episodes
Created by: Ken Burns

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Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x09: The Better Angels of Our Nature (1865)Sep 27, 1990
1x08: War Is All Hell (1865)Sep 27, 1990
1x07: Most Hallowed Ground (1864)Sep 26, 1990
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Also known as:
  • Az amerikai polgárháború története (Hungary Hungary)
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