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American Experience

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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 2, Episode 5 Great War of 1918

First Aired: October 31, 1989

"The Great War---1918" recalls America's military role in the final phase of WWI. Included: trench warfare; the U.S. offensive in France's Meuse-Argonne Valley; and the home front. Narrator: Eric Sevareid.