World's Longest History Lesson: Unit 17. Civil War

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Video of Dr. Torget's lecture about the U.S. Civil War, covering: (1) War Breaks Out, (2), Texans in the Confederate Armies, (3) Life on the Homefront, (4) End of War, End of Slavery.

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Torget, Andrew J. 2018-08-25T02:22:35/2018-08-25T03:42:36.

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Video of Dr. Torget's lecture about the U.S. Civil War, covering: (1) War Breaks Out, (2), Texans in the Confederate Armies, (3) Life on the Homefront, (4) End of War, End of Slavery.

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1 video (1 hr., 53 sec.) : sd., col. ; digital

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Names to Know: Albert Sydney Johnston, John Bell Hood, New Mexico Campaign, Great Hanging at Gainesville, Emancipation Proclamation, Gordan Granger, Juneteenth.

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Video documenting Dr. Andrew Torget's 26 hour, 33 minute attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the world's longest history lesson.

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Torget, Andrew J. World's Longest History Lesson: Unit 17. Civil War, video, 2018-08-25T02:22:35/2018-08-25T03:42:36; Denton, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1125884/: accessed May 21, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; .