The Great War trailer
Preview: Season 29 Episode 8 | 2m 10s
Drawing on the latest scholarship, including unpublished diaries, memoirs and letters, “The Great War” tells the rich and complex story of World War I through the voices of nurses, journalists, aviators and the American troops who came to be known as “doughboys.” "The Great War" premieres on PBS in April 2017.
Aired: 04/10/17 |
Clip: S29 Ep8 | 2m 38s
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Clip: S29 Ep8 | 1m 46s
S29 Ep6 | 53m 10s
The Chinese Six Companies
On May 28, 1900, San Francisco policemen formed a perimeter around Chinatown as officials diagnosed bubonic plague in the neighborhood and wanted to quarantine the nearly 20,000 residents. As tensions flared, an influential group of merchants known as the Chinese Six Companies sprang into action.Watch
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