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Written by shelby foote, ken burns - introduction, narrated by grover gardner it's often said that he's biased toward the south, but i think that's an exaggeration this sweeping history of the civil war took foote, who died in 2005, 20 years. By: fr daniele moschetti, comboni missionary introduction after independence from britain on january 1, 1956, the southern sudan region. Introduction: historians and the urban south's civil war andrew l slap regionalism and urbanism as problems in confederate urban history j matthew.
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