The American Civil War pitted brother against brother, and in the end, it created a nation. Discover the issues in the unprecedented election of 1860, an election that tore a young nation apart. Americal Civil War is a breathtaking 10-part journey into the bloodiest war in American history, and more than a retelling of history, it brings history to life. Through historical photos and masterfully crafted battlefield re-enactments, experience the war from the soldiers point of view. American Civil War takes you into the battlefields on American soil and explores the events that led to the firing on Fort Sumter all the way to the surrender at the Appomattox Court House.