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The Civil War DVD Clip [Exclusive]

Ken Burns' epic documentary is now available in this new edition with an extra disc with bonus features and a collector's book on the legendary war.

The Civil War (1990)
Premiere Date
History, News, War
Total Seasons
The Civil War Cast
  • David McCullough as Narrator
  • Sam Waterston as Abraham Lincoln
  • Julie Harris as Mary Chestnut
  • Jason Robards as Ulysses S. Grant
  • Morgan Freeman as Frederick Douglass
  • Paul Roebling as Joshua Chamberlain
  • Garrison Keillor as Walt Whitman
  • Arthur Miller as William Tecumseh Sherman