Discover how WWI transformed America through personal stories.
Use one of the services below to sign in to PBS:
tried to add this video to your Watchlist so you can watch
it later. But first, we need you to sign-in to PBS using one
of the services below. You’ll be able to manage
videos in your Watchlist, keep track of your favorite shows,
watch PBS in high definition, and much more!
tried to select this program as one of your favorites. But
first, we need you to sign-in to PBS using one of the
services below. You’ll be able to manage videos in
your Watchlist, keep track of your favorite shows, watch PBS
in high definition, and much more!
To get you
watching PBS in high definition we need you to sign-in to
PBS using one of the services below. You'll be able
to manage videos in your Watchlist, keep track of your
favorite shows, watch PBS in high definition, and much more!
Don’t have a PBS Account? Create one nowCreate a PBS account
Providing Support for PBS.org
Learn More about PBS online sponsorship
The Great War, Part 3: Trailer
The climactic struggle and ensuing peace that forever changed a president and a nation.
checkmarkAdd to Watchlist
Share this video:
Share this video on FacebookFacebookShare this video on TwitterTwitter
The Great War, Part 2: Trailer
Follow America’s entry into the conflict.
The Great War trailer
The Great War tells the rich and complex story of World War I.
The Great War Press Tour Filler
An inside look at the making of The Great War, premiering April 10 at 9/8c.
The Great War promo
The Great War promo
The Great War, Part 1: Trailer
Explore America’s tortured, nearly three-year journey to war.
The Great War: Why we made it
American Experience Executive Producer Mark Samels discusses the film and why we made it.
The Great War: Transformed
How WW1 to “make the world safe for democracy”—altered America’s place in the world.
The Great War: Culture Change
How WWI transformed America through those whose participation has largely been forgotten.
Ruby Ridge promo
The event that helped give rise to the modern American militia movement.
Oklahoma City trailer
The worst act of domestic terrorism in American history.
The Race Underground promo
The dramatic story of the nation's first subway.
Rachel Carson preview
Carson’s book Silent Spring revolutionized our relationship to the natural world.
January 2017 premieres
The 2017 season premieres on Tuesday, January 10, 2017.
Command and Control trailer
A routine check at a Titan II missile complex in Arkansas leads to a chilling nightmare.
Oklahoma City: Coming February 2017
The bombing of the Murrah Building in Oklahoma City in April 1995.
The Battle of Chosin Preview
The story of a pivotal 1950 Korean War battle told through eyewitness accounts.
Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.
The Presidents 2016: HW Bush
H.W. Bush airs on August 18 at 8/7c on PBS American Experience
The Presidents 2016: Reagan
Reagan airs on August 16 and 17 at 9/8c on PBS American Experience.
The Presidents 2016: Jimmy Carter
Jimmy Carter airs on August 15 at 9/8c on PBS American Experience.
The Presidents 2016: Nixon
Nixon airs on August 11 at 8/7c on PBS American Experience.
The Presidents 2016: LBJ
LBJ airs on August 10 at 8/7c on PBS American Experience.
The Presidents 2016: JFK
JFK airs on August 8 and 9 at 9/8c on PBS.
Support for PBS.org provided by: