The Essential Civil War Collection
- (Boxed Set, 7PC)
- Format: DVD
- Release Date: 11/1/2011
This special collection shines the spotlight on some of the most intriguing storylines and personalities from one of the bloodiest chapters in our nation's history. The Essential Civil War Collection includes: one of the lesser known occurrences in American history - the plot to steal Abraham Lincoln's body 11 years after his assassination; the manhunt to capture one of America's earliest assassins, John Wilkes Booth and his co-conspirator David Herold; a profound and insightful meditation on Abraham Lincoln, a man few knew seen through the eyes of the President himself; the personal stories of the men who led Union and Confederate troops into battle; a revealing look at some of the most significant conflicts during the earliest years of the war.