Season 1

    Video thumbnail: The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross A More Perfect Union (1968-2013) - Preview

    The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

    A More Perfect Union (1968-2013) - Preview

    Premieres Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

    A More Perfect Union (1968-2013) - Preview

    Video thumbnail: The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross Rise! (1940-1968) - Preview

    The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

    Rise! (1940-1968) - Preview

    Premieres Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

    Rise! (1940-1968) - Preview

    Video thumbnail: The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross Making a Way Out of No Way (1897-1940) - Preview

    The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

    Making a Way Out of No Way (1897-1940) - Preview

    Premieres Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

    Making a Way Out of No Way (1897-1940) - Preview

    Video thumbnail: The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross Into the Fire (1861-1896) - Preview

    The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

    Into the Fire (1861-1896) - Preview

    Premieres Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

    Into the Fire (1861-1896) - Preview

    Video thumbnail: The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross The Age of Slavery (1800-1860) - Preview

    The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

    The Age of Slavery (1800-1860) - Preview

    Black lives changed dramatically in the aftermath of the American Revolution.

    The Age of Slavery (1800-1860) - Preview

    Video thumbnail: The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross The Black Atlantic (1500-1800)

    The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

    The Black Atlantic (1500-1800)

    The first Africans in America and the beginning of plantation slavery in the South.

    The Black Atlantic (1500-1800)

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