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Series: The Untold History of the United States

 

Bush and Obama: Age of Terror

   2012    History
The meaning of events up to today. Obama and the destiny of the American Empire.

Reagan Gorbachev and Third World: Rise Of The Right

   2012    History
Carter's dreams of change give way to Ronald Reagan. Gorbachev redeems Reagan and fresh opportunities for peace arise. The debate over Reagan's legacy.

The Cold War: 1945-1950

   2012    History
Directed, produced, and narrated by Oliver Stone. In this episode we will see how the equation changes: specific month-by-month causes of the Cold War emerge and it is not entirely clear who started it. Highlights include Churchill's Iron Curtain speech, the civil war in Greece and the Red Scare that prompts the rise of Joseph McCarthy, the House Un-American Activities Committee and the FBI.

The Bomb

   2012    History
The series is a re-examination of some of the under-reported and darkest parts of American modern history using little known documents and newly uncovered archival material, looking beyond official versions of events to the deeper causes and implications and exploring how events from the past still have resonant themes for the present day. This episode addresses the historical backround, consequences and reasons behind the use of atomic bombs against the Japanese in the second world war.

Roosevelt Truman and Wallace

   2012    History
This episode examines the end of and the period immediately after World War II. It looks at Stalin's efforts to seize control of Poland and Eastern Europe, Democratic part bosses efforts to drop Henry Wallace from the 1944 presidential ticket, and British efforts to maintain their colonial holdings after the war.
The Brain with David Eagleman
The Brain with David Eagleman

   2015    Medicine
The Gene Code
The Gene Code

   2011    Science
The Beauty of Maps
The Beauty of Maps

   2010    Art
The Art of Russia
The Art of Russia

   2009    Art
The Art of Germany
The Art of Germany

   2010    Art
The Story of China
The Story of China

   2016    History
Breakthrough
Breakthrough

   2015    Medicine
The Sky at Night
The Sky at Night

   2018    Science