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History & Documentary Programs

Orphans of the Genocide

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Watch Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 8pm | Journey through never-before-seen archival footage & discovered memoirs of orphans who lived through the Armenian Genocide.

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American Masters | Joan Baez: How Sweet the Sound

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Watch Friday, May 31, 2013 at 9pm | Examine the private life and public career of Joan Baez, recording artist and political activist.

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FRONTLINE | Outlawed in Pakistan

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Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 10pm | Trace a teenaged rape victim’s five-year odyssey through Pakistan’s broken justice system.

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The Ghost Army

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Watch Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 10pm | Learn about the American GIs who tricked the enemy in WWII with carefully crafted illusions.

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The War | A World Without War

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Watch Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 2pm | WWII March 1945-September 1945.

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Indelible Lalita

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Watch Monday, May 13, 2013 at 8:30pm on WMHT WORLD | The story of a beautiful woman whose resilient spirit survives her body's transformation by cancer, heart failure, and a dramatic loss of skin pigment.

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Secrets of the Dead | Cavemen Cold Case

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Watch Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 10pm | Journey to Spain to investigate a double Neanderthal mystery.

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Secrets of the Dead | Death on the Railroad

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Watch Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 10pm | Find out how and why 57 Irish immigrants to the U.S. died in 1832.

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The War | The Ghost Front

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Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 4:30pm | WWII: December 1944 - March 1945

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The War | Fubar

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Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 2pm | WWII: September 1944-December 1944

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Learn the story of how Theodore Roosevelt became our nation’s 26th president.

POV Documentary Blog

PRESS RELEASE: Viktor Jakovleski’s Visually Stunning Documentary Reveals the Grandeur of Tultepec’s National Pyrotechnic Festival

Brimstone Glory has its national broadcast and streaming debut on the PBS documentary series POV and pov.org on Monday, July 2, 2018 at 10 p.m. (check local listings).