American Experience 1988 | TV Show

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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 5, Episode 5 Liberators Fighting on Two Fronts in WWII

First Aired: November 11, 1992

Graphic footage punctuates "Liberators---Fighting on Two Fronts in World War II," about black soldiers in a segregated military. They were among the first to reach survivors of Buchenwald and other Nazi death camps.

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Season 5, Episode 4

November 4, 1992

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George Washington: The Man Who Wouldn't Be King

Season 5, Episode 6

November 18, 1992

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