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The Resource The Civil War

The Civil War

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The Civil War
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The Civil War
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A new series from NPR launches with a collection of stories on the Civil War.From battlefield heroics to heart-wrenching letters home about the horrors of war, NPR presents a vivid, authoritative account of our nation's defining struggle, the Civil War. Combining expert commentary, gripping stories, and unforgettable voices, NPR creates a unique portrait of a distant time and place—one that resonates now more than ever. Featuring in-depth profiles of complex characters from the mythic Lincoln, Grant and Lee, to the unsung African Americans fighting for the Confederacy and women disguised as men in order to fight for their cause. Experience the battlefield action, the human struggle, and moral dilemmas of the Civil War with this outstanding soundscape from NPR.Includes:E.L. Doctorow on Sherman and "The March"Sam Waterston performs the Gettysburg AddressHal Holbrook celebrates Iowa in the Civil WarShelby Foote on his landmark Civil War trilogyOld Army Friends, Divided at GettysburgBlack Confederates, Fighting for the Promise of FreedomPlus visits to battlefields at Manassas, Antietam, Gettysburg, and much more
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  • NPR
  • Conan, Neal
  • ©1988-2011 National Public Radio, Inc
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  • History
  • Performing Arts
  • Military
  • Nonfiction
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The Civil War
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9781611742541
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Label
The Civil War
Publication
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digital storage
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unknown
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not applicable
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electronic
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True
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9781611742541
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