1862 saw the birth of modern warfare and the transformation of what had been Lincoln's war to preserve the Union into a war to emancipate the slaves. This episode, part of a series seen as a defining work on the subject, begins with an insight into the political fighting that threatened to swallow up Lincoln's administration.
Sep 24, 199052 min
Sep 24, 1990
1990 American Documentaries, Inc.
English (United States) (Dolby 5.1, AAC)
Closed captions refer to subtitles in available languages with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.