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84: PBS America

Thu Feb 29
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Today 00:00 - 06:00

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Today 06:00 - 07:00

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Today 07:00 - 13:00

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Israel: A Twice Promised Land

Today 13:00 - 14:05

1948-1967. From War to War: Episode 2 covers 1948-1967 - two fundamental decades, punctuated by wars between the young state and its neighbours. (Part 2 of 2)

Beautiful Serengeti

Today 14:05 - 14:40

Blood Kin: Revealing more family strategies at work, and the heavy price the young pay in hostile takeovers. (Part 6 of 12)

Britain on Film with Tony Robinson

Today 14:40 - 15:50

The 1960s on Film: Anyone who remembers the 60s will know what a dynamic decade it was, home movie makers, with the super 8 cameras and colour film, captured so much of that dynamism. (Part 4 of 4)

Thirties in Colour: Countdown...

Today 15:50 - 16:50

...to War: We explore what everyday life was really like for people in the 30s, especially the last unsettled year before war officially began. (Part 3 of 3)

Battle of Little Bighorn

Today 16:50 - 17:50

Witness the day Custer's luck ran out and the fate of Native Americans changed forever.

Russia's Wars

Today 17:50 - 18:55

The Russian Federation: Putin's wars in Georgia, Chechnya and Ukraine betray the cunning spirit of a secret service man, always ready to lay the blame on Western liberal states.

Britain on Film with Tony Robinson

Today 18:55 - 20:00

The 1960s on Film: Anyone who remembers the 60s will know what a dynamic decade it was, home movie makers, with the super 8 cameras and colour film, captured so much of that dynamism. (Part 4 of 4)

Thirties in Colour: Countdown...

Today 20:00 - 20:55

...to War: We explore what everyday life was really like for people in the 30s, especially the last unsettled year before war officially began. (Part 3 of 3)

Battle of Little Bighorn

Today 20:55 - 21:55

Witness the day Custer's luck ran out and the fate of Native Americans changed forever.

Russia's Wars

Today 21:55 - 23:00

The Russian Federation: Putin's wars in Georgia, Chechnya and Ukraine betray the cunning spirit of a secret service man, always ready to lay the blame on Western liberal states.

Thirties in Colour: Countdown...

Today 23:00 - 00:00

...to War: We explore what everyday life was really like for people in the 30s, especially the last unsettled year before war officially began. (Part 3 of 3)

Fri Mar 01
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Tomorrow 00:00 - 06:00

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Tomorrow 06:00 - 07:00

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Tomorrow 07:00 - 13:00

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Who Killed Ivan the Terrible?

Tomorrow 13:00 - 14:05

The truth behind the death of one of the most ruthless tyrants in history.

World War II Unearthed

Tomorrow 14:05 - 15:20

Digging up crashed aircraft and battle-damaged tanks, exploring secret bunkers and long-forgotten wrecks, this documentary casts fresh light on some of the most compelling stories of World War Two.

The Long Road to War

Tomorrow 15:20 - 16:40

Using rare archive footage, this series revisits the dramatic chain of events that started the war, and explains how the causes of WWI triggered every major contemporary conflict since. (Part 1 of 2)

The Long Road to War

Tomorrow 16:40 - 17:55

Using rare archive footage, this series revisits the dramatic chain of events that started the war, and explains how the causes of WWI triggered every major contemporary conflict since. (Part 2 of 2)

Who Killed Ivan the Terrible?

Tomorrow 17:55 - 18:55

The truth behind the death of one of the most ruthless tyrants in history.

World War II Unearthed

Tomorrow 18:55 - 20:15

Digging up crashed aircraft and battle-damaged tanks, exploring secret bunkers and long-forgotten wrecks, this documentary casts fresh light on some of the most compelling stories of World War Two.

The Long Road to War

Tomorrow 20:15 - 21:30

Using rare archive footage, this series revisits the dramatic chain of events that started the war, and explains how the causes of WWI triggered every major contemporary conflict since. (Part 1 of 2)

The Long Road to War

Tomorrow 21:30 - 22:45

Using rare archive footage, this series revisits the dramatic chain of events that started the war, and explains how the causes of WWI triggered every major contemporary conflict since. (Part 2 of 2)

World War II Unearthed

Tomorrow 22:45 - 00:00

Digging up crashed aircraft and battle-damaged tanks, exploring secret bunkers and long-forgotten wrecks, this documentary casts fresh light on some of the most compelling stories of World War Two.

Sat Mar 02
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Saturday 00:00 - 06:00

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Saturday 06:00 - 07:00

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Saturday 07:00 - 13:00

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The Soviet Union: 100th...

Saturday 13:00 - 14:00

...Anniversary 1922: Part 1 - Red October to Barbarossa: After five years of civil war in Russia, the Soviet Union is formed on 30 December 1922. (Part 1 of 3)

The Soviet Union: 100th...

Saturday 14:00 - 15:00

...Anniversary 1922: Part 2 - 100th Anniversary 1922: With the pace of the Cold War increasing, the decision to build missile sites in Cuba brings the world to the brink of disaster. (Part 2 of 3)

The Soviet Union: 100th...

Saturday 15:00 - 16:00

...Anniversary 1922: Part 3 - Revolution and Dissolution: Brezhnev invades Czechoslovakia in 1968, but a new era begins with Gorbachev that will lead to the end of the Soviet Union. (Part 3 of 3)

Russia's Wars

Saturday 16:00 - 17:05

Empire of the Czars: Peter and Catherine the Great, as Czars, conquer Northern Europe, Crimea and the Caucasus. Their heirs later defend against Napoleon and solidify Russia as a major power.

Russia's Wars

Saturday 17:05 - 18:15

The Soviet Union: The Red Army, forged by Leon Trotsky from revolutionary guards and members of the Tsarist troops, becomes the sword of Communist Russia.

Russia's Wars

Saturday 18:15 - 19:20

The Russian Federation: Putin's wars in Georgia, Chechnya and Ukraine betray the cunning spirit of a secret service man, always ready to lay the blame on Western liberal states.

Apocalypse: Stalin

Saturday 19:20 - 20:30

Bolshevik, professional revolutionary, gangster, mass murderer - Who really is the 'Man of Steel' who became, after defeating Hitler, both the most feared and admired man on the planet? (Part 1 of 3)

Apocalypse: Stalin

Saturday 20:30 - 21:40

Bolshevik, professional revolutionary, gangster, mass murderer - Who really is the 'Man of Steel' who became, after defeating Hitler, both the most feared and admired man on the planet? (Part 2 of 3)

Apocalypse: Stalin

Saturday 21:40 - 22:50

Bolshevik, professional revolutionary, gangster, mass murderer - Who really is the 'Man of Steel' who became, after defeating Hitler, both the most feared and admired man on the planet? (Part 3 of 3)

Louis Armstrong's Little Satchmo

Saturday 22:50 - 00:00

Little Satchmo is an intimate exploration of the iconic Louis Armstrong's life and legacy through his relationship with the daughter that the public never knew existed.

Sun Mar 03
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Sunday 00:00 - 06:00

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Sunday 06:00 - 07:00

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Sunday 07:00 - 13:00

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Beautiful Serengeti

Sunday 13:00 - 13:30

Defence: Discover defensive strategies that include the most powerful instinct, a mother's love - the protection of the next generation. (Part 3 of 12)

Britain on Film with Tony Robinson

Sunday 13:30 - 14:40

The 1930s on Film: While newsreel cameras were filming political events in the 30s, a new breed of film makers were using new film cameras to capture everyday life in those times. (Part 1 of 4)

Britain on Film with Tony Robinson

Sunday 14:40 - 15:50

WW2 on Film: This is WWII in a way that's hardly been seen, through the film cameras of some home movie enthusiasts who filmed their friends and family as they struggled. (Part 2 of 4)

Britain on Film with Tony Robinson

Sunday 15:50 - 16:55

The 1950s on Film: As Britain recovered from war and the economy began to flourish, home movie makers captured a country that was changing. (Part 3 of 4)

Britain on Film with Tony Robinson

Sunday 16:55 - 18:05

The 1960s on Film: Anyone who remembers the 60s will know what a dynamic decade it was, home movie makers, with the super 8 cameras and colour film, captured so much of that dynamism. (Part 4 of 4)

Britain's Greatest Cathedrals

Sunday 18:05 - 19:05

York: Sir Tony Robinson visits York Minster and learns it is home to one of the world's oldest police forces, created to keep unruly medieval monks in check. Made in 2018. (Part 1 of 6)

Britain's Greatest Cathedrals

Sunday 19:05 - 20:05

Canterbury: In this episode, Sir Tony Robinson reveals the story of Canterbury Cathedral, Britain's oldest cathedral. (Part 2 of 6)

Britain's Greatest Cathedrals

Sunday 20:05 - 21:05

Salisbury: In this episode, Sir Tony Robinson reveals the exciting history behind Britain's tallest medieval building - Salisbury Cathedral. (Part 3 of 6)

Britain's Greatest Cathedrals

Sunday 21:05 - 22:05

Durham: Sir Tony Robinson explores Durham Cathedral, one of Britain's first UNESCO World Heritage sites. (Part 4 of 6)

Britain's Greatest Cathedrals

Sunday 22:05 - 23:00

Liverpool: Sir Tony Robinson's exploration of the Church of England's newest Cathedral, Liverpool, reveals everything about it. (Part 5 of 6)

Britain's Greatest Cathedrals

Sunday 23:00 - 00:00

Winchester: In this episode, Sir Tony Robinson explores Winchester Cathedral, the longest medieval cathedral in northern Europe. (Part 6 of 6)

Mon Mar 04
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Monday 00:00 - 06:00

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Monday 06:00 - 07:00

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Monday 07:00 - 13:00

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Napoleon

Monday 13:00 - 14:15

From lowly Corsican Army officer to first consul of France, this episode charts the rise of Napoleon Bonaparte to leader of the French nation in the late 1790s. (Part 1 of 3)

Beautiful Serengeti

Monday 14:15 - 14:50

Competition: Looking at the ever-present challenges presented by competing for food, mating rights or territory. (Part 7 of 12)

The Harlem Hellfighters'...

Monday 14:50 - 15:55

...Great War: In 1917, the 15th regiment of the NY National Guard, made up exclusively of black soldiers, was sent to fight in Europe. Interviews, letters and archive film tell their story.

Victorian Britain on Film

Monday 15:55 - 17:25

Victorian Britain on Film offers audiences a unique window into a bygone era. Most of these films have been transformed by colourising them for the first time.

Napoleon

Monday 17:25 - 18:40

From lowly Corsican Army officer to first consul of France, this episode charts the rise of Napoleon Bonaparte to leader of the French nation in the late 1790s. (Part 1 of 3)

The History of the Red Army

Monday 18:40 - 19:55

The Great Patriotic War: Created by Trotsky in 1918, the Red Army abandoned its egalitarian and democratic ideals to repress civil revolts. (Part 1 of 2)

The History of the Red Army

Monday 19:55 - 21:10

The Cold War: After WW2, the soldiers of the Red Army fell into disgrace. As the Cold War began, Khrushchev rehabilitated the Army for purely repressive purposes. (Part 2 of 2)

Victorian Britain on Film

Monday 21:10 - 22:50

Victorian Britain on Film offers audiences a unique window into a bygone era. Most of these films have been transformed by colourising them for the first time.

Mariupol. UNlost Hope.

Monday 22:50 - 00:00

It's the story of a crime against humanity seen through the eyes of the victims who managed to survive. This is the story of a city where everything but hope has been destroyed.

Tue Mar 05
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Tuesday 00:00 - 06:00

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Tuesday 06:00 - 07:00

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Tuesday 07:00 - 13:00

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Napoleon

Tuesday 13:00 - 14:15

This episode charts the transformation of a political leader of the French to emperor and global statesman. Presented by British historian Andrew Roberts. (Part 2 of 3)

Beautiful Serengeti

Tuesday 14:15 - 14:50

Rivals: Some animals in the Serengeti seem to be forever at war. Species compete with each other over territories, ring fencing these areas with scent marking. (Part 8 of 12)

SAS: Rogue Warriors

Tuesday 14:50 - 16:00

The remarkable story behind an extraordinary fighting force. Episode one tells the story of the founding of the SAS in the heat of the north African desert in 1941. (Part 1 of 3)

The Civil War

Tuesday 16:00 - 18:10

The Cause (1861): Beginning with a searing indictment of slavery, the first episode of this series dramatically evokes the causes of the American Civil War. (Part 1 of 9)

Napoleon

Tuesday 18:10 - 19:30

This episode charts the transformation of a political leader of the French to emperor and global statesman. Presented by British historian Andrew Roberts. (Part 2 of 3)

Europe's Forgotten Border

Tuesday 19:30 - 20:40

Between 1945 and 1989, hundreds of people lost their lives at the border between Czechoslovakia and the West. Thirty years after the fall of the Iron Curtain, justice is now being served.

SAS: Rogue Warriors

Tuesday 20:40 - 21:55

The remarkable story behind an extraordinary fighting force. Episode one tells the story of the founding of the SAS in the heat of the north African desert in 1941. (Part 1 of 3)

The Civil War

Tuesday 21:55 - 00:00

The Cause (1861): Beginning with a searing indictment of slavery, the first episode of this series dramatically evokes the causes of the American Civil War. (Part 1 of 9)

Wed Mar 06
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Wednesday 00:00 - 06:00

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Wednesday 06:00 - 07:00

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Wednesday 07:00 - 13:00

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Napoleon

Wednesday 13:00 - 14:15

Historian Andrew Roberts charts the fall of Napoleon, a defining moment in global history. Grave military misjudgements lead to defeat at Waterloo and exile to the island of St Helena. (Part 3 of 3)

WWII in the Pacific

Wednesday 14:15 - 15:20

Japan's Gamble: On December 7, 1941 Japan bombed the US Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor. In the following months Japanese forces rampaged across Asia. (Part 1 of 3)

SAS: Rogue Warriors

Wednesday 15:20 - 16:35

The remarkable story behind the fighting force. With the tragic loss of Jock Lewes, Stirling's second in command is now Captain Paddy Mayne, an unpredictable and dangerous officer. (Part 2 of 3)

The Civil War

Wednesday 16:35 - 17:55

A Very Bloody Affair (1862): The second episode in the series begins with the political infighting that threatened to swamp Lincoln's administration. (Part 2 of 9)

Asteroid Rush

Wednesday 17:55 - 19:05

Planetary Defense: Discover the science behind the hit film 'Don't Look Up'. Not only could large asteroids strike our planet, but they also hold incredible secrets... (Part 1 of 2)

Napoleon

Wednesday 19:05 - 20:20

Historian Andrew Roberts charts the fall of Napoleon, a defining moment in global history. Grave military misjudgements lead to defeat at Waterloo and exile to the island of St Helena. (Part 3 of 3)

WWII in the Pacific

Wednesday 20:20 - 21:25

Japan's Gamble: On December 7, 1941 Japan bombed the US Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor. In the following months Japanese forces rampaged across Asia. (Part 1 of 3)

SAS: Rogue Warriors

Wednesday 21:25 - 22:35

The remarkable story behind the fighting force. With the tragic loss of Jock Lewes, Stirling's second in command is now Captain Paddy Mayne, an unpredictable and dangerous officer. (Part 2 of 3)

The Civil War

Wednesday 22:35 - 00:00

A Very Bloody Affair (1862): The second episode in the series begins with the political infighting that threatened to swamp Lincoln's administration. (Part 2 of 9)

Thu Mar 07
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Thursday 00:00 - 06:00

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Thursday 06:00 - 07:00

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Thursday 07:00 - 13:00

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Prince Albert: a Victorian Hero...

Thursday 13:00 - 14:00

...Revealed: A wealth of new material suggests Prince Albert played a profound role in shaping Victorian Britain.

WWII in the Pacific

Thursday 14:00 - 15:05

The War of Attrition: There was a bloody and brutal war of attrition on land and in the air. By spring of 1945 the loss of life is great for both sides but Japan refuses to surrender. (Part 2 of 3)

SAS: Rogue Warriors

Thursday 15:05 - 16:20

The remarkable story behind the fighting force. Stirling is locked away in Hitler's most secure prison and leadership of the SAS passes to Paddy Mayne. (Part 3 of 3)

The Civil War

Thursday 16:20 - 17:55

Forever Free (1862): Convinced by July 1862 that emancipation was now morally and militarily crucial to the future of the Union, Lincoln waits for a victory to issue his proclamation. (Part 3 of 9)

Asteroid Rush

Thursday 17:55 - 19:00

Planetary Defense: Discover the science behind the hit film 'Don't Look Up'. Not only could large asteroids strike our planet, but they also hold incredible secrets... (Part 2 of 2)

Prince Albert: a Victorian Hero...

Thursday 19:00 - 20:05

...Revealed: A wealth of new material suggests Prince Albert played a profound role in shaping Victorian Britain.

WWII in the Pacific

Thursday 20:05 - 21:15

The War of Attrition: There was a bloody and brutal war of attrition on land and in the air. By spring of 1945 the loss of life is great for both sides but Japan refuses to surrender. (Part 2 of 3)

SAS: Rogue Warriors

Thursday 21:15 - 22:25

The remarkable story behind the fighting force. Stirling is locked away in Hitler's most secure prison and leadership of the SAS passes to Paddy Mayne. (Part 3 of 3)

The Civil War

Thursday 22:25 - 00:00

Forever Free (1862): Convinced by July 1862 that emancipation was now morally and militarily crucial to the future of the Union, Lincoln waits for a victory to issue his proclamation. (Part 3 of 9)