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  • American Masters

    American Masters

    AMERICAN MASTERS is an ongoing series of award-winning primetime specials examining the lives, works, and creative processes of our most outstanding cultural artists. Created in 1984 by Susan Lacy and produced by Thirteen/WNET for...

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  • Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

    Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

    This three-part film tells the comprehensive story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions. The six-hour film interweaves a sweeping historical...

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  • The Civil War

    The Civil War

    Award-winning documentary filmmaker Ken Burns' landmark series portrays the terrible conflict that tore America apart and defined it as a nation. The series embraces the entire sweep of the war using archival photographs, period...

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  • The Dust Bowl

    The Dust Bowl

    In this series, Ken Burns and producer Dayton Duncan chronicle the Dust Bowl in all its complexities and profound human drama. It is both an oral history, using interviews of 30 survivors, and an historical accounting of what happened...

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  • Iowa's WWII Stories

    Iowa's WWII Stories

    Iowa Public Television's collection of WWII veteran's oral histories preserves the memories of some of those Iowans who served on the home front and the battlefront.

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  • Ken Burns American Stories

    Ken Burns American Stories

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  • National Parks: America's Best Idea

    National Parks: America's Best Idea

    The film is a human history set against the most stunning backdrop imaginable. The film works its way chronologically through the history of the national parks featuring characters -- some famous, most not, from every walk of life -- who...

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  • Need to Know

    Need to Know

    NEED TO KNOW is an integrated broadcast and online current affairs project, uniting broadcast and web in an innovative approach to newsgathering and reporting. It breaks through the limitations of the broadcast schedule by means of a...

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  • NOW on PBS

    NOW on PBS

    This series engages viewers with documentary segments and interviews that probe the most important issues facing democracy, including media policy, corporate accountability, civil liberties, the environment, money in politics and foreign...

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  • PBS NewsHour

    PBS NewsHour

    The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues.

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  • Prohibition

    Prohibition

    This 3-part, 5 1/2 hour documentary film series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick tells the story of the rise, rule, and fall of the 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and the era it encompassed. The culmination of nearly a...

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  • Statue of Liberty

    Statue of Liberty

    This Ken Burns film chronicles the creation and history of the Statue of Liberty and what it represents to all Americans.

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  • Tavis Smiley

    Tavis Smiley

    Tavis Smiley, the first African American to have his own signature talk show on NPR, hosts a new late-night television talk show - a hybrid of news, issues and entertainment, featuring interviews with newsmakers, politicians,...

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  • Tenth Inning

    Tenth Inning

    Thousands of bats, three home run records and one "curse" have been broken since Ken Burns last explored the history of America's national pastime with his 1994 series BASEBALL. Now, Burns and co-director Lynn Novick update the series...

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  • The War

    The War

    This series, directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, explores the history and horror of World War II from an American perspective by following the fortunes of so-called ordinary men and women who become caught up in one of the...

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