Season episodes list 10

S10E01

S10E01 : Truman (1): An Accident of Democracy (aired on 10/06/1997)

Challenges and triumphs of an unassuming midwesterner who was thrust into the role of national…
S10E02

S10E02 : Truman (2): The Moon, the Stars and All the Planets (aired on 10/06/1997)

Challenges and triumphs of an unassuming midwesterner who was thrust into the role of national…
S10E03

S10E03 : Truman (3): Hell (aired on 10/07/1997)

Challenges and triumphs of an unassuming midwesterner who was thrust into the role of national…
S10E04

S10E04 : Vietnam: A Television History (1): The First Vietnam War (1946-1954) (aired on 10/13/1997)

This program traces the rise of a pro-American Vietnamese nationalist, Ho Chi Minh, whose Viet Minh…
S10E05

S10E05 : Vietnam: A Television History (2): America's Mandarin (aired on 10/13/1997)

The United States is drawn into Vietnam through its support − then abandonment − of South Vietnam's…
S10E06

S10E06 : Vietnam: A Television History (3): LBJ Goes to War (aired on 10/20/1997)

Charging that North Vietnam has attacked American ships in the Gulf of Tonkin, President Lyndon B.…
S10E07

S10E07 : Vietnam: A Television History (4): America Takes Charge (aired on 10/20/1997)

With the South Vietnamese army in disarray, the U.S. military assumes control of the war, leading…
S10E08

S10E08 : Vietnam: A Television History (5): America's Enemy (aired on 10/27/1997)

The war Americans seldom saw: the view from North Vietnam, featuring the perspectives of communist…
S10E09

S10E09 : Vietnam: A Television History (6): Tet 1968 (aired on 10/27/1997)

North Vietnam's dramatic offensive on the lunar New Year stuns American military and political…
S10E10

S10E10 : Vietnam: A Television History (7): Vietnamizing the War (aired on 12/02/1997)

As the U.S. turns over the war to the South Vietnamese army, American soldiers and Vietnamese…
S10E11

S10E11 : Vietnam: A Television History (8): Cambodia and Laos (aired on 12/02/1997)

With fighting already spread to neighboring Laos, President Richard Nixon orders a secret bombing…
S10E12

S10E12 : Vietnam: A Television History (9): Peace Is at Hand (aired on 12/09/1997)

As President Nixon escalates the bombing of Hanoi and North Vietnamese troops advance, negotiators…
S10E13

S10E13 : Vietnam: A Television History (10): Homefront USA (aired on 12/09/1997)

Americans at home divide over a distant war, clashing in the streets as demonstrations lead to…
S10E14

S10E14 : Vietnam: A Television History (11): The End of the Tunnel (aired on 12/16/1997)

Ten years after American ground troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seize Saigon in a…
S10E15

S10E15 : A Midwife's Tale (aired on 01/19/1998)

The life of a midwife living in Maine during the late 18th century, based on the journals of Martha…
S10E16

S10E16 : Mr. Miami Beach (aired on 02/02/1998)

Documentary of Carl Graham Fisher, an opportunist who saw potential for tourism in the swamp lands…
S10E17

S10E17 : Influenza 1918 (aired on 02/09/1998)

The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I. Nicknamed…
S10E18

S10E18 : Reagan (1): Lifeguard (aired on 02/23/1998)

The career of Ronald Reagan, from his movie career to his growing interest in politics.
S10E19

S10E19 : Reagan (2): An American Crusade (aired on 02/24/1998)

The career of Ronald Reagan, from his movie career to his growing interest in politics.
S10E20

S10E20 : Surviving the Dust Bowl (aired on 03/02/1998)

The story of the farmers who came to the Southern Plains of Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas dreaming of…