Plot & Details
This program that traces the various Civil War battles that led up to the end of the war at Appomattox, Virginia in 1865. Viewers will hear all about both Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee, the two men who led their troops into this final, decisive conflict. Find out more about the hundreds of men who lost their lives in this battle. Listen as the narrator reads from letters and other documents written by soldiers and others during the tumultuous Civil War years. Explains how the issue of slavery almost permanently tore the United States apart.