PBS Home Video and Paramount Home Entertainment have just released a special edition of Ken Burns’s extraordinary 1990 documentary, "The Civil War," with segments of a lengthy interview with Shelby Foote not included in the original version. It also includes a new interview with Burns and a companion booklet.

The $99.99 six- disc DVD is available at stores or by contacting PBS.

PBS will broadcast the original version of the documentary on five consecutive nights, April 3 to 8, beginning at 8 p.m.