University Place

The Road to Appomattox

Special | 55m 14s | Video has closed captioning.

Stephen Kantrowitz, Professor, Department of History, UW-Madison, joins University Place Presents host Norman Gilliland to discuss the surrender by Robert E. Lee to Ulysses Grant at the Appomattox Courthouse, ending the Civil War. Kantrowitz explains the political situation surrounding the war and discusses the circumstances which led to the surrender.

Aired: 04/30/15

Rating: TV-G

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