Season 2, Episode 9 Battle for Wilderness
First Aired: December 5, 1989
"The Battle for Wilderness" examines the historic conflict over the building of a dam in Yosemite National Park, proposed in 1906 after the San Francisco earthquake. Narrated by Hume Cronyn.
Next On TVSee all »
Cast & Details See all »
- Premiered: October 4, 1988
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: 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)
Trending TonightSee all »
Here's how everything changed in "Chapter 6"
By RoutledgeBuy New: $34.95
By Rowman & Littlefield PublishersBuy New: $19.69
By University of Arizona PressBuy New: $22.95