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A War to End Slavery

Kunhardt III, Philip, (filmmaker). Steiner, Nancy, (filmmaker). W. Kunhardt, Peter, (filmmaker). PBS (Firm), (Distributor). Kanopy (Firm), (Distributor).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (25 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : PBS, 2002.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
Katie Couric
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by PBS in 2002.
Summary, etc.:
Heroic soldiers in blue and gray endure the bloodiest battles ever fought on American soil, as the country fights a civil war over the future of slavery. Grim battles unfold: Bull Run, Antietam, and Gettysburg. Famous generals Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee lead the war between the North and the South. Lincoln speaks eloquently at Gettysburg, and just a year and a half later is brutally assassinated at Ford's Theater.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: History, Military.
Politics.
Genre: Education films.

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