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Grand Coulee Dam loomed large in America's imagination during the Great Depression.
The United States Air Force brought men up 19 miles, testing the limits of human endurance
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president.
Go inside the coal miners' bitter battle for dignity at the dawn of the 20th century.
Tuberculosis was once the deadliest killer in human history.
In the summer of 1910, the largest fire in American history raged in the Northern Rockies.
By the time he died in 1931, Thomas Edison was one of the most famous men in the world.
Shattering the foundations of white supremacy over 10 memorable weeks in 1964.
There is no such thing as “Mr. Yoga,” but there was a “Mr. Pilates.”
A composer's research process and the challenges he faced in creating music for the film.
How a race-car driver came to be one of the most famous fighters of the Great War.
An American who escaped the racism of Georgia, and fought on the battlefields of France.
George Creel the man tasked with selling the Great War to the American people.
Private Ralph Johns training for the Great War was two days practice with a rifle.
How could President Wilson call for democracy abroad while suppressing it at home?
Creating music to reflect the mood and feelings of the film, without editorializing it.
As the war ends, America is forever transformed by the violent and bloody conflict.
The climactic struggle and ensuing peace that forever changed a president and a nation.
As patriotism sweeps the nation, the country assembles its first mass conscripted army.
Follow Americas entry into the conflict.
American neutrality erodes as Wilson declares “the world must be made safe for democracy.”
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The Great War tells the rich and complex story of World War I.
Explore Americas tortured, nearly three-year journey to war.
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