Eric Foner

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Eric Foner was born on February 7, 1943 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Free State of Jones (2016), The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (2013) and The Civil War (1990). He has been married to Lynn Garafola since May 1, 1980. They have one child. He was previously married to Naomi ... See full bio »

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 2016 Free State of Jones (historical consultant: Columbia University - as Eric Foner Ph.D.)
 2013 The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (TV Mini-Series documentary) (advisor - 5 episodes)
- A More Perfect Union (2013) ... (advisor: Columbia University)
- Rise! (1940-1968) (2013) ... (advisor: Columbia University)
- Making a Way Out of No Way (1897-1940) (2013) ... (advisor: Columbia University)
- Into the Fire (1861-1890) (2013) ... (advisor: Columbia University)
- The Black Atlantic (1500-1800) (2013) ... (advisor: Columbia University)
 2002-2004 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (advisor - 3 episodes)
- Ulysses S. Grant: Part 2 (2002) ... (advisor)
 1990 The Civil War (TV Mini-Series documentary) (consultant - 9 episodes)
- War Is All Hell (1865) (1990) ... (consultant)
- The Better Angels of Our Nature (1865) (1990) ... (consultant)
- Valley of the Shadow of Death (1864) (1990) ... (consultant)
- Most Hallowed Ground (1864) (1990) ... (consultant)
- The Universe of Battle (1863) (1990) ... (consultant)
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Other Works:

Book: "Reconstruction," 1988.

Alternate Names:

Eric Foner Ph.D.

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