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A look at seminal or groundbreaking works whose influence has endured beyond their own eras.

Drew Gilpin Faust: This Republic of Suffering

First Aired: February 2, 2008

Harvard University president and historian Drew Gilpin Faust discusses the carnage of the Civil War, when some 620,000 soldiers perished, and its impact on the nation, the subject of her book "This Republic of Suffering."

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  • Premiered: March 29, 2000
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  • Premise: A look at seminal or groundbreaking works whose influence has endured beyond their own eras. (more)

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