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The Civil War

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Synopsis: 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.

Cast
Sam Waterston

Abraham Lincoln

Morgan Freeman

Frederick Douglass

Jason Robards

Ulysses S. Grant

Garrison Keillor

Walt Whitman

Arthur Miller

William Tecumseh Sherman

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Meta Score: Coming Soon
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Network: PBS
Production: WETA
Florentine Films
American Documentaries Inc.
Kenneth Lauren Burns
Time-Life Video
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Runtime: 70 min
Creator: Not Available
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