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History & Documentary Programs

American Experience | Walt Disney

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Mon-Tues September 14-15, 2015 at 9pm on WMHT TV | See the story of America’s most legendary filmmaker and his magical legacy.

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The Civil War 25th Anniversary

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Watch September 2015 | Ken Burns's epic documentary brings to life America's most destructive and defining conflict.

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The Mystery of Agatha Christie with David Suchet

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Watch Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 8pm | Join David Suchet on his trip to learn more about the best-selling murder mystery writer in history.

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The Bomb

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Watch Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 8pm | Explore the most destructive invention in human history, the nuclear bomb.

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POV | Return to Homs

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Watch Monday, July 20, 2015 at 12am | How a star goalkeeper for the Syrian national soccer team became an armed insurgent.

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Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work

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Watch Monday, July 27, 2015 at 10pm | Take a hilarious year-long ride with iconic comedian Joan Rivers in her 76th year of life.

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The Lost Years of Zora Neale Hurston

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Watch Friday, July 17, 2015 at 10:30pm | Explore a fascinating chapter in the life of an American literary icon.

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FRONTLINE | Escaping Isis

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Watch Tuesday, July 14 , 2015 at 10pm | Reveals gripping, first-hand accounts of women who escaped the group’s brutal reign.

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The Track at Saratoga: America’s Grandest Race Course

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Watch Monday, July 27, 2015 at 7:30pm | Explore the history of America's grandest race course in Saratoga, New York.

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Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing Western New York

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Watch Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 9:30pm | Explore Frederick Law Olmsted's role in the Buffalo parks system and his work with the Free Niagara Movement.

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

New York NOW: Education & History

Thousands rally for more charter schools

Thousands rally for more charter schools

It was the charter schools’ turn to rally at the State Capitol Wednesday in support of Governor Cuomo’s proposal to...

POV Documentary Blog

Next on POV: Beats of the Antonov

Next on POV: Beats of the Antonov

Sudanese civilians facing government bombing celebrate their heritage through music. Watch "Beats of the Antonov" - Monday on PBS.