Last Days Of Civil War

Last Days Of Civil War

     
 
Taken together, the five documentary programs in this set provide a multifaceted overview of several aspects of the U.S. Civil War (1861-65). The collection features: April 1865: The Month that Saved America, adapted from Jay Winik's bestseller of the same title, about the many pivotal events that fell in-between Richmond and Appomattox; Civil War Combat:

Overview

Taken together, the five documentary programs in this set provide a multifaceted overview of several aspects of the U.S. Civil War (1861-65). The collection features: April 1865: The Month that Saved America, adapted from Jay Winik's bestseller of the same title, about the many pivotal events that fell in-between Richmond and Appomattox; Civil War Combat: The Tragedy at Cold Harbor about the titular battle, long regarded as one of the most brutal in the conflict, and the definitive turning point; and three individual biographical documentaries from The Biography Channel on pivotal Civil War figures: Abraham Lincoln, Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee.

Product Details

Release Date:
04/26/2011
UPC:
0733961244694
Rating:
NR
Source:
A&E Home Video
Time:
5:50:00
Sales rank:
46,083

Special Features

Gettysburg Address

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Last Days of the Civil War
1. The Month That Saved America [1:33]
2. Prelude to April [6:13]
3. Richmond, VA [4:18]
4. City Point [7:48]
5. April the 3rd [5:25]
6. Let the Thing Be Pressed [4:57]
7. Guerilla War [6:04]
8. Appomattox [5:45]
9. Lee's Peace [7:31]
10. The Assassination [7:09]
11. Johnson Sworn In [9:15]
12. The South's Uncertainty [7:36]
13. Booth's Demise [5:56]
14. The Final Domino Falls [:00]
15. End Credits [10:01]
1. Introduction [1:37]
2. Cold Harbor [7:06]
3. Lee Vs. Grant [7:58]
4. The Seven Days [6:27]
5. In the Trenches [4:39]
6. Shadow of Death [7:47]
7. After the War [8:26]
8. Summation [:29]
9. End Credits [:49]
Disc #2 -- The Last Days of the Civil War
1. Introduction [1:17]
2. Beginnings [7:44]
3. Politics and Marriage [9:12]
4. Off to Washington [9:05]
5. Slavery [7:23]
6. Secession [7:21]
7. War Ensues [8:19]
8. Emancipation Proclamation [11:15]
9. Gettysburg Address [6:49]
10. The Second Inaugural [8:54]
11. Assassination [11:02]
12. End Credits [:44]
1. Introduction [:40]
2. Early Days [8:14]
3. The South Rising [7:24]
4. Civil War [10:10]
5. Surrender [7:02]
6. Jefferson's Demise [8:10]
7. End Credits [2:04]
1. Introduction [9:45]
2. The Lee Family [9:12]
3. War Ensues [7:41]
4. Lee's Army [7:17]
5. Surrender [6:35]
6. End Credits [1:57]

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