A City Severed: How the Draft Riots Tore NYC Apart





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Published on Aug 13, 2012

All miniatures 100% handcrafted.

"There are better places, and better times, than New York City in July, 1863."

Relive the New York City draft riots, the largest civil rebellion in American history, through a stunning recreation using 100% handcrafted miniatures.

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In 1864, he was New York's Finest. COPPER is a gripping crime series set in 1860s New York City, and centers on Kevin Corcoran (Tom Weston-Jones, MI-5), an intense, rugged Irish-immigrant cop working the city's notorious Five Points neighborhood. Corcoran is struggling to maintain his moral compass in a turbulent world while on an emotional and relentless quest to learn the truth about the disappearance of his wife and the death of his daughter. Co-starring Franka Potente (The Bourne Supremacy, Run Lola Run).

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