The Civil War: A Nation Divided DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC880658
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 56
Copyright: 2005

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Take an in-depth look at life in the United States during the Civil War and the eventful years leading up to it. Includes one feature and three shorter segments.
  • Discord, Clash, and Conflict — Explores the social and economic forces that shaped the North's industrial cities and the South's plantations.
  • North vs. South — Examines the discord between pro-slavery and antislavery advocates that erupted at Fort Sumter.
  • A Nation Goes to War — Retraces the major events of the Civil War, America's bloodiest battle.
  • The Plots Against Lincoln — Investigates the earlier assassination attempts that Lincoln survived.