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"Memory of the Camps" - Preview

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FRONTLINE
PBS


A landmark historical film discovered by FRONTLINE in a museum vault decades ago has been called “Hitchcock’s lost Holocaust film.” First broadcast by the series in 1985, the documentary shows the first horrifying footage shot as Allied troops entered the Nazi death camps, and draws on initial editing done by famed director Alfred Hitchcock before the film was shelved 70 years ago. Continue


Season 2 Preview - Hitler's Megaships

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Nazi Mega Weapons
PBS


As Hitler rises to power, he focuses on rebuilding his navy. To do this, he orders the construction of two battleships that are larger and more powerful than anything else at sea. Continue


Actress-filmmaker Angelina Jolie

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Tavis Smiley
PBS


Jolie chronicles her second feature film directorial venture, "Unbroken," about World War II hero Lou Zamperini. Continue


Granito: When the Mountains Tremble: Update (English)

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POV
PBS


Filmmaker Pamela Yates finds out she got a scene in her 1983 film When the Mountains Tremble wrong, and returns to Guatemala to investigate. Continue


Season 2 Preview - The Wolf's Lair

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Nazi Mega Weapons
PBS


As Europe falls to German armies, Hitler becomes convinced of his own military genius. He orders the construction of the Wolf's Lair — a huge, heavily protected command complex of bunkers and buildings. Continue


Scenes from Season 2 – The SS

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Nazi Mega Weapons
PBS


As Hitler’s power grows within Nazi Germany, so does the SS — the most sinister force in Nazi Germany and one of the most terrifying cults the world has ever seen. Engineered to oppress a state, the SS, led by Heinrich Himmler, controls an empire through terror and brutality. Continue


Scenes from Season 2 - The Wolf's Lair

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Nazi Mega Weapons
PBS


As European countries fall like dominoes to the all-conquering German armies, Hitler becomes convinced of his own military genius. He orders the construction of a huge, heavily protected command complex of bunkers and buildings named the Wolf’s Lair. Continue


Firestone and the Warlord

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FRONTLINE
PBS


FRONTLINE and ProPublica investigate the relationship between Firestone and the infamous Liberian warlord Charles Taylor. Based on the inside accounts of Americans who ran the company's Liberia rubber plantation, and diplomatic cables and court documents, the investigation reveals how Firestone conducted business during the brutal Liberian civil war. Continue


George Stephanopoulos' Heroic Ancestors

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Finding Your Roots
PBS


George Stephanopoulos learns that his Great-Grandfather heroically resisted Nazi occupation during WW2 and was imprisoned for his acts of bravery. Continue


Helping and Hurting the Navy

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Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power
PBS


Admiral Hyman G. Rickover was a flamboyant maverick, a unique American hero. Unafraid to buck the system, he alienated Navy brass in his quest to create the first nuclear-powered submarine, aircraft carrier and power plant. Continue


Reviving Timbuktu by preserving its priceless manuscripts

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PBS NewsHour
PBS


For centuries, Timbuktu was a center of learning, home to a university and a vast collection of manuscripts containing priceless written records of Islamic and African history. When, a few years ago, jihadists invaded the city and set about to destroy its cultural treasures, one man organized a mission to smuggle out most of the manuscripts. Jeffrey Brown reports from Mali. Continue


Take a Sneak Peek at Season 2 - Hitler's Megaships

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Nazi Mega Weapons
PBS


Flip through photos from Season 2 – Hitler's Megaships. Learn the story of Hitler's record-breaking battleships, which were bigger, more powerful and more heavily armored than anything else at sea. Airs Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 10 p.m. ET. Continue


Granito: When the Mountains Tremble: Update (Spanish)

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POV
PBS


Pamela Yates descubre que se equivocó una escena de su película, vuelve a Guatemala para investigar. Continue


Season 2 Preview - The SS

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Nazi Mega Weapons
PBS


As Hitler’s power grows within Nazi Germany, so does the SS — the most sinister force in Nazi Germany and one of the most terrifying cults the world has ever seen. Airs 1/21 at 10 pm ET. Check local listings. Continue


Season 2 Preview

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Nazi Mega Weapons
PBS


In a quest for world domination, the Nazis built some of the biggest and deadliest pieces of military hardware and malevolent technology in history. The new season continues to explore Germany’s engagement in World War II from a unique perspective, uncovering the engineering secrets of iconic structures and weapons. Season 2 premieres 1/7 at 10 pm ET. Check local listings. Continue


Scenes from Season 2 – V1: Hitler’s Vengeance Missile

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Nazi Mega Weapons
PBS


In retaliation for devastating Allied bombing raids on German cities, Hitler orders the development of a ground breaking weapon: the world's first cruise missile, the V1. This is the story of one of the most ambitious projects of the Third Reich. Continue


The Candy Bomber - Preview

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The Candy Bomber
PBS


Hear the true story of the American pilot who brought joy to German children in post-war Berlin. Continue


Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power - Preview

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Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power
PBS


Admiral Hyman G. Rickover transformed the Navy, helped win the Cold War and changed the course of America's technological development with his quest to create the first nuclear-powered submarine, aircraft carrier and power plant. Continue


Who was Rickover?

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Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power
PBS


Combative, provocative and blunt, Admiral Hyman G. Rickover was a unique American hero. Unafraid to buck the system, he alienated Navy brass in his quest to create the first nuclear-powered submarine, aircraft carrier and power plant. However, few contested that he transformed the Navy, helped win the Cold War and changed the course of America’s technological development. Continue


Under the Pole

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Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power
PBS


When few thought it possible, Rickover undertook a quest to harness the power of the atom to drive the first nuclear-powered submarine, the USS Nautilus, whose trip under the polar ice pack was one of the great adventure stories of the 1950s. Continue


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