The Civil War

Restoring The Civil War

Special | 13m 57s  | Video has closed captioning.

To reach a whole new audience with the story of America's greatest crisis, and to offer those who have already seen the series a far more compelling experience, The Civil War series has been completely restored to Ultra High Definition – 4K resolution – to bring it up to the standards current audiences demand.

Aired: 09/07/15

Rating: NR


Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Production made possible by grants from General Motors Corporation, National Endowment for the Humanities, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, John D and Catherine T MacArthur Foundation

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Explore a multimedia timeline that is a companion to Ken Burns's acclaimed documentary series, The Civil War. The timeline provides a comprehensive overview of the war, from its political origins to its social and military consequences.

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