New York : Mastervision, c2006.
3 videodiscs (ca. 540 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Mastervision American history series
Title from container.
At head of title: National Museum of American History.
Narrator, Richard Dreyfuss ; with readings by Charlton Heston, Richard Dreyfuss, Burt Reynolds, Dennis Weaver, Ossie Davis, Peter Graves, Trish Van Devere, Brian Keith, Hoyt Axton, and Burgess Meredith.
Producer/director, Jay Wertz.
Originally produced for television broadcast.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
This critically acclaimed television and video series from the National Museum of American History is a sweeping and compelling look at the war's military, political and social history. Each episode features dramatic reenactments of important campaigns; first-hand accounts of eyewitnesses and participants read by distinguished actors; period photographs, paintings and artifacts; intriguing expert challenges to traditional historical thinking; original contemporary illustrations; computer enhanced maps; and music of the time.
Disc 1. Smithsonian's great battles of the Civil War, 1861-1862 -- Disc 2. Smithsonian's great battles of the Civil War, 1862-1863 -- Disc 3. Smithsonian's great battles of the Civil War, 1864-1865.
Great battles of the Civil War