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  • America Goes To War: The Homefront

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    This episode chronicles the war’s end with the dramatic explosion of two atomic bombs. The massive war industry is shut down, and millions in the armed forces are demobilized. The GI Bill, the…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 10 program(s) / 26 minutes
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  • American Experience

    • 9-12

    On April 2, 1936, when the 22-year-old son of a sharecropper entered the Olympic Stadium in Berlin, he was barely able to control his anger in the face of Nazi racism. But instead of letting himself be…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 120 program(s) / 66 minutes
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  • American Valor.

    • 9-12

    From Bull Run to Mogadishu, American Valor takes a moving and compelling look at America's military heroes: those brave soldiers, sailors, Marines and airmen whose actions have earned them the country's…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 1 program(s) / 87 minutes
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  • America's Battlegrounds.

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Investigate key clashes in U.S. history that have brought profound changes to our institutions, culture and society. Comprising documentaries from public television stations across the country, this program…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 1 program(s) / 56 minutes
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  • A Peoples' History of Utah series

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Briefly reviews man's historical development in the area located within the present borders of the state of Utah. Investigates contemporary social issues shaping the destiny of the state including: population…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 20 program(s) / 28 minutes
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  • A Polynesian Gift to Utah.

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Although Utah's harsh, dry climate and urban sprawl are far cries from the lush vegetation of the South Seas, nearly 25,000 Pacific Islanders now make Utah their home. As early as 1889, Hawaiian converts…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 1 program(s) / 54 minutes
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  • Art:21 Art in the Twenty-First Century

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Each one-hour program for the third season of "Art:21" has been loosely organized around a theme - power, memory, play, and structures - that can help audiences analyze, compare and juxtapose the artists…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 10 program(s) / 55 minutes
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  • Artists of the West.

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    A dramatic story of the American West seen through the eyes of three preeminent artists, Artists of the West is a romantic lament of a bygone era. The film paints a picture of the West of yesterday through…  » more info

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  • Atomic Stampede.

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    In the 1950s, tens-of-thousands of prospectors flocked to the Colorado Plateau in search of uranium to meet U.S. security needs in the form of materials to build atom bombs. Atomic Stampede, examines…  » more info

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  • Autism Genes

    • 3-5
    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Researchers have begun to zero in on genes that might be responsible for autism. This ScienceNOW explores the question: What causes autism?  » more info

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