Death and the Civil War
How the US dealt with the unprecedented number of dead in the Civil War.
Episode: Death and the Civil War
How the young United States dealt with the unprecedented and overwhelming number of dead in the Civil War, premiering on PBS Sept 18, 8/7c. The Ric Burns film is based on the book "This Republic of Suffering" by Harvard President Drew Gilpin Faust.• Visit the Death and the Civil War webpage
Episode Expires: Wed 17 Oct 2012
TV Rating: NR