Death and the Civil War: American Experience
Full Program: Premiering Sept 18, 8pm. How the US dealt with the huge number of dead in the Civil War. 11:22
"It's the crucible out of which we became Americans." Filmmaker Ric Burns discusses the making of "Death and the... 03:00
"I really don't believe that any other series on television would tackle a subject like this." Executive Producer Mark... 03:00
With the coming of the Civil War, and the staggering casualties it ushered in, death entered the experience of the... 02:16
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Program Description: Key battles and the immense implications of the Civil War's staggering death toll are explored.
Key battles and the immense implications of the Civil War's staggering death toll are explored. [116 minutes]