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This much-honored PBS documentary series explores American history, one topic or person at a time. Its Peabody Award winners include profiles of FDR and Malcolm X, and such diverse topics as Nixon's 1972 trip to China, the controversy surrounding `Citizen (more…)

Premiered: October 4, 1988

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 1, Episode 2 Radio Bikini

First Aired: June 10, 1988

"Radio Bikini," a 1987 documentary, recalls 1946 A-bomb tests conducted by the U.S. Navy in the Pacific. Included: declassified footage, newsreels and interviews with eyewitnesses. Directed by Robert Stone.

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October 4, 1988

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