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  • Last Days in Vietnam

    Approximately 5,000 Americans remained with roughly 24 hours to get out. April 28, 9/8c.


  • Last Days in Vietnam, Vietnamese

    This is the theatrical version of the documentary, with Vietnamese subtitles.


  • The Forgotten Plague

    Tuberculosis was once the deadliest killer in human history.


  • The Big Burn

    In the summer of 1910, the largest fire in American history raged in the Northern Rockies.


  • Edison

    By the time he died in 1931, Thomas Edison was one of the most famous men in the world.


  • Klansville U.S.A.

    The most progressive state in the South earned a new nickname in the 1960s: Klansville USA


  • Ripley: Believe It or Not

    The Wizard of Odd, who became one of the richest and most famous men in the world.


  • Cold War Roadshow

    In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America


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