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America and the Civil War

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Catalogue Number:  041574
ISBN Number:  0793664438
Producer:  PBS Video
Subject:  Black History, History, World History
Language:  English
Grade Level:  9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin:  U.S.
Copyright Year:  2012
Running Time:  450


DVD Price:  $84.95
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America and the Civil War – What began as a bitter dispute over states' rights, ended as a struggle over the meaning of freedom in America.

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