Be Sure to Watch! The Civil War
Posted on 22 Mar 2011
On the 150th anniversary of the beginning of AmericaÂ’s Civil War, PBS will re-broadcast Ken BurnsÂ’s entire landmark 1990 series. BurnsÂ’s epic documentary brings to life AmericaÂ’s most destructive Â— and defining Â— conflict. THE CIVIL WAR is the saga of celebrated generals and ordinary soldiers, a heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one. Voices for the series include Sam Waterston, Jason Robards, Julie Harris, Jeremy Irons, Morgan Freeman, Paul Roebling, Garrison Keillor, Kurt Vonnegut, Arthur Miller and Studs Terkel. Historian David McCullough narrates. The Civil War: A Film by Ken Burns airs Sunday, April 3 through Thursday, April 7, at 7 p.m.
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