Hailed as a film masterpiece and landmark in historical storytelling, Ken Burn's epic documentary brings to life America's most destructive - and defining - conflict. With digitally enhanced images and 5.1 surround sound, here is the saga of celebrated generals and ordinary soldiers, a heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one.
150th Anniversary Commemorative Edition includes: Bonus Disc Special Features: - From the Archive: Shelby Foote Interviews - Interview with Ken Burns - Additional interviews: George Will, Stanley Crouch, Shelby Foote, and Jay Unger & Molly Mason
Other Special Features - Commentary by Ken Burns - Biography Cards - Battlefield Maps - Civil War Challenges - 16-page collector's booklet featuring a selection of photos and battle details.
Six disc DVD set. Viewing time: 11 hours.