Skip to main content Skip to footer site map


Reset Filters
S19 Ep5
A Samurai in the Vatican
In 1613, feudal lord Date Masamune sent a Japanese diplomatic mission to Europe to negotiate with the Pope and the King of Spain in hopes opening a new trade route. Led by samurai Hasekura Tsunenaga and Franciscan monk Luis Sotelo, the expedition spent seven years traveling one-third of the globe.
Premiered: 11/17/2021
S18 Ep2
Bombing Auschwitz
Join historians, survivors and experts as they consider one of the great moral dilemmas of the 20th century. Should the Allies have risked killing Auschwitz prisoners and bombed the camp to stop future atrocities?
Premiered: 1/21/2020


PBS is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.