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Narrated by James Whitmore, this video offers an overview of the major campaigns of the American Civil War, covering the significant battles that preceded the Confederate high-water mark of Gettysburg. Battles that receive close attention include Manassas, second Manassas, and Antietam. Also included are brief looks at the campaigns of the western front, including the battles of Shiloh and Fort Donelson. ~ Rob Ferrier, Rovi