Season 1 Episode Guide

The Better Angels of Our Nature---1865

Season 1, Episode 9

September 27, 1990

War Is All Hell---1865

Season 1, Episode 8

September 27, 1990

Most Hallowed Ground---1864

Season 1, Episode 7

September 26, 1990

The Valley of the Shadow of Death---1864

Season 1, Episode 6

September 26, 1990

The Universe of Battle---1863

Season 1, Episode 5

September 25, 1990

Simply Murder---1863

Season 1, Episode 4

September 25, 1990

Forever Free---1862

Season 1, Episode 3

September 24, 1990

A Very Bloody Affair---1862

Season 1, Episode 2

September 24, 1990

The Cause---1861

Season 1, Episode 1

September 23, 1990

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  • Premiered: September 23, 1990
  • Rating: TV-PG
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  • Premise: Ken Burns' acclaimed history of what Lincoln called America's `fiery trial' blends vintage stills with dramatic voice-overs and on-camera commentary. `The Civil War' won numerous awards, including two Emmys and a Grammy, and remains PBS's highest-rated ser… (more)

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