1. The Civil War in Four Minutes: War in the West

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    Historian Eric Jacobson discusses the significance of the War in the West. This video is part of the Civil War Trust's In4 video series, which presents short videos on basic Civil War topics.

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    • The Civil War in Four Minutes: Jefferson Davis

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      Bertram Hayes-Davis discusses the life of his great-great grandfather, Jefferson Davis. This video is part of the Civil War Trust's In4 video series, which presents short videos on basic Civil…

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      • The Civil War in Four Minutes: Coming of the War

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        John Rudy of the National Park Service describes the tumultuous years leading up to the outbreak of the American Civil War. This video is part of the Civil War Trust's In4 video series, which…

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        • The Civil War in Four Minutes: Prisoners

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          Park Ranger Stephanie Steinhorst describes the conditions and hardships of prisoners of war during the American Civil War. This video is part of the Civil War Trust's In4 video series, which…

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          • The Civil War in Four Minutes: Political Generals

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            Historian Peter A. Sicher discusses the important role played by so-called "political generals" in the American Civil War. This video is part of the Civil War Trust's In4 video series,…

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            • The Civil War in Four Minutes: West Point

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              Historian Wayne Motts describes the history, function, and importance of West Point in regards to the Civil War. This video is part of the Civil War Trust's In4 video series, which presents short…

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              • The Civil War in Four Minutes: Winfield Scott

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                Historian Gary Gallagher describes the great, yet often overlooked, General Winfield Scott and the impacts his strategies ultimately had upon the American Civil War. This video is part of the Civil…

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                • The Civil War in Four Minutes: Prisoners

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                  Park Ranger Stephanie Steinhorst describes the conditions and hardships of prisoners of war during the American Civil War. This video is part of the Civil War Trust's In4 video series, which…

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                  • The Civil War in Four Minutes: Coming of the War

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                    John Rudy of the National Park Service describes the tumultuous years leading up to the outbreak of the American Civil War. This video is part of the Civil War Trust's In4 video series, which…

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