The Civil War
Series Description: Award-winning documentary filmmaker Ken Burns' landmark series portrays the terrible conflict that tore America apart and defined it as a nation. The series embraces the entire sweep of the war using archival photographs, period paintings, newsreel footage of civil war veterans, live cinematography of battle sites, interviews with eminent historian, and a chorus of voices reading from diaries, letters, speeches and newspapers of the era.
All Upcoming Episodes
- Sun, August 2, 2:32 PM on IPTV
These episodes of The Civil War aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- Valley of the Shadow of Death - 1864/Most Hallowed Ground - 1864 (#106)
- Simply Murder - 1863/The Universe of Battle - 1863 (Parts 4 & 5 of 9) (#104)
- A Very Bloody Affair - 1862/Forever Free - 1862 (Parts 2 & 3 of 9) (#102)
- The Cause - 1861 (1 of 9) (#101)