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American Experience

The Codebreaker

Based on the book The Woman Who Smashed Codes: A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine Who Outwitted America's Enemies, The Codebreaker reveals the fascinating story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, the groundbreaking cryptanalyst whose painstaking work to decode thousands of messages for the U.S. government.

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American Experience Season 33
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American Experience

Citizen Hearst: Part 2

William Randolph Hearst continued his rise to power and expansion into Hollywood.
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1:50:14
American Experience

Citizen Hearst: Part 1

The life of William Randolph Hearst, who transformed the media’s role in American life.
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1:52:49
American Experience

The Blinding of Isaac Woodard, Spanish

The Blinding of Isaac Woodard with Spanish subtitles.
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American Experience

The Codebreaker, Spanish

The Codebreaker with Spanish subtitles.
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1:51:33
American Experience

Sandra Day O'Connor: The First

Discover the story of the Supreme Court’s first female justice — Sandra Day O'Connor.
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1:51:41
American Experience

Billy Graham

Explore the life of one of the best-known and most influential religious leaders of the 20th century. An international celebrity by age 30, he built a media empire, preached to millions worldwide, and had the ear of tycoons, presidents and royalty.
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1:52:52
American Experience

American Oz

The life and times of L. Frank Baum, creator of the beloved The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.
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1:52:49
American Experience

The Blinding of Isaac Woodard

How a horrific incident of racial violence became catalyst for the civil rights movement.
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