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  • The Triumph of Memory.

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Non-Jewish resistance fighters were sent to Nazi concentration camps during World War II. Their fate was mingled with that of the millions of Jews who suffered in the camps. As non-Jews they bear witness…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 1 program(s) / 0 minutes
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  • The Tuskegee Airmen.

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    This inspiring World War II story spotlights 450 men who fought on two fronts at once. A group of black American aviators, known as the Tuskegee Airmen, battled the Axis powers in Europe and North Africa…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 1 program(s) / 56 minutes
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  • The West

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Beginning before the arrival of the first European and extending into the 20th century, THE WEST tells the stories of Native American tribes, Spanish explorers, American pioneers, homesteaders, and the…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 9 program(s) / 71 minutes
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  • The World's Greatest Fair.

    • 9-12

    The 1904 World's Fair was intended to be the biggest and best World's Fair ever. The first Olympics on American soil where competitors were openly administered drugs and marathon runners were chased off…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 1 program(s) / 113 minutes
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  • The World War II Memorial: A Testament to Freedom.

    • 9-12

    This program follows the process of conceiving and creating the new national World War II Memorial -- from the sculptor's studios to the stone quarries to the construction site itself. It features interviews…  » more info

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  • This Far By Faith

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    This six-part documentary presents a dramatic interpretation of the African-American religious experience through powerful storytelling. It explores how black religious institutions and individuals helped…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 6 program(s) / 55 minutes
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  • Thomas Jefferson

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Observe the achievements of one of the greatest Americans of all time in this latest documentary by Ken Burns. The voice of Sam Waterston as Jefferson, reading original works by Jefferson himself, paints…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 2 program(s) / 90 minutes
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  • Three Generations of Beaders

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Northern Ute beader, sixty-year-old Virginia Duncan, speaking in both English and Ute, does beadwork while encouraging the youth to learn beading, and the Ute language in order to keep their culture strong.…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 3 program(s) / 3 minutes
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  • Three Sovereigns for Sarah

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    This is a true story. Nineteen people were hanged and one old man pressed to death, while hundreds of others suffered in jail cells during the "witch hysteria" of 1692. Each character you will see actually…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 3 program(s) / 54 minutes
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  • Thurgood Marshall: Portrait of an American Hero

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    The program traces the illustrious career of the first black person appointed as a Supreme Court justice. Students follow Thurgood Marshall through legal studies and private practice, where he concentrated…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 1 program(s) / 27 minutes
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