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Tue Aug 2 9:00pm
The Boys of '36: American ExperienceNew(Season 28, Episode 8) PBS

The story of nine working-class young men from the University of Washington who beat the odds and captured the gold medal for rowing at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, defeating Adolf Hitler's elite German rowers.

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Wed Aug 3 2:00am
The Boys of '36: American Experience(Season 28, Episode 8) PBS

The story of nine working-class young men from the University of Washington who beat the odds and captured the gold medal for rowing at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, defeating Adolf Hitler's elite German rowers.

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Thu Aug 4 5:00am
The Boys of '36: American Experience(Season 28, Episode 8) PBS

The story of nine working-class young men from the University of Washington who beat the odds and captured the gold medal for rowing at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, defeating Adolf Hitler's elite German rowers.

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Fri Aug 5 3:00am
The Boys of '36: American Experience(Season 28, Episode 8) PBS

The story of nine working-class young men from the University of Washington who beat the odds and captured the gold medal for rowing at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, defeating Adolf Hitler's elite German rowers.

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Sat Aug 6 4:00am
The Boys of '36: American Experience(Season 28, Episode 8) PBS

The story of nine working-class young men from the University of Washington who beat the odds and captured the gold medal for rowing at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, defeating Adolf Hitler's elite German rowers.

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Mon Aug 8 9:00pm
JFK(Season 25, Episode 8) PBS

A two-part profile of John F. Kennedy begins with his early years, detailing the health challenges he faced; his heroism after his PT boat was hit by an enemy destroyer during World War II; and his first run for Congress. Also: the 1960 presidential race (more…)

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Tue Aug 9 2:00am
JFK(Season 25, Episode 8) PBS

A two-part profile of John F. Kennedy begins with his early years, detailing the health challenges he faced; his heroism after his PT boat was hit by an enemy destroyer during World War II; and his first run for Congress. Also: the 1960 presidential race (more…)

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Tue Aug 9 9:00pm
JFK(Season 25, Episode 9) PBS

Conclusion. John F. Kennedy's White House years are charted, including the Bay of Pigs fiasco; Cuban Missile Crisis; handling of civil rights; and decision to travel to Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963, to shore up support for the 1964 election. The successes and f (more…)

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Wed Aug 10 2:00am
JFK(Season 25, Episode 9) PBS

Conclusion. John F. Kennedy's White House years are charted, including the Bay of Pigs fiasco; Cuban Missile Crisis; handling of civil rights; and decision to travel to Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963, to shore up support for the 1964 election. The successes and f (more…)

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Wed Aug 10 8:00pm
LBJ(Season 4, Episode 1) PBS

A two-part political biography of LBJ begins with his rise as a New Dealer in the 1930s; the “stolen” Senate election in 1948; his influence as Majority Leader and loss of it as Vice President.

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Wed Aug 10 10:00pm
LBJ(Season 4, Episode 2) PBS

The political biography of LBJ concludes with “Great Society” achievements, diminished by urban riots and a widening Vietnam War that, President Johnson said, made him sometimes feel “that I was living in a continuous nightmare.”

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Thu Aug 11 1:00am
LBJ(Season 4, Episode 1) PBS

A two-part political biography of LBJ begins with his rise as a New Dealer in the 1930s; the “stolen” Senate election in 1948; his influence as Majority Leader and loss of it as Vice President.

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Thu Aug 11 3:00am
LBJ(Season 4, Episode 2) PBS

The political biography of LBJ concludes with “Great Society” achievements, diminished by urban riots and a widening Vietnam War that, President Johnson said, made him sometimes feel “that I was living in a continuous nightmare.”

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Thu Aug 11 8:00pm
Nixon PBS

A profile of Richard Nixon, from his childhood to his resignation from the presidency. Included: comments from John D. Ehrlichman, John Dean, Charles Colson and Elliot Richardson; archival footage and stills.

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Fri Aug 12 2:00am
Nixon PBS

A profile of Richard Nixon, from his childhood to his resignation from the presidency. Included: comments from John D. Ehrlichman, John Dean, Charles Colson and Elliot Richardson; archival footage and stills.

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  • 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)

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