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The Civil War

Synopsis

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Continuing the BBC adaptation of the epic documentary series about the American Civil War.
Most Hallowed Ground
General Sherman's troops lay waste the Confederacy from
Atlanta to the sea. Such is the Union's dislike of General Lee that his former estate at
Arlington is converted into the new army cemetery. With the voices of Sam Waterston , Jason Robards ,
Garrison Keillor , Julie Harris , Derek Jacobi and Jeremy Irons.
Narrated by David McCullough. Producer Ken Burns
0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Unknown: General Lee
Unknown: Sam Waterston
Unknown: Jason Robards
Unknown: Garrison Keillor
Unknown: Julie Harris
Unknown: Derek Jacobi
Unknown: Jeremy Irons.
Unknown: David McCullough.
Producer: Ken Burns






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