The U.S. In Hitler's Olympics
Clip: Season 30 | 1m 13s
The U.S. Olympic committee was threatening to spoil the party by boycotting the 1936 Olympic games. Hitler looked to Germany's best known international athlete, Max Schmeling, for help.
Aired: 05/03/18 |
Letter from a father
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Harry Houdini's Impulse to Escape
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Thomas Hunt Morgan
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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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