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S01, E01  (First Aired: 
Early settlers fight for survival; Southern tobacco; the North becomes a powerhouse of trade; tension and taxation explode into revolution.
  • Fri 8/7
  • 8:00AM-10:00AM
  • History 2

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Pioneers head west, but find the land is already claimed; California gold rush; the steamboat ushers in a new era of commerce; slavery divides the nation; Abraham Lincoln's election as president is a harbinger of Civil War.
  • Fri 8/7
  • 10:00AM-12:00PM
  • History 2

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As the Civil War rages, the Confederacy's army proves to be formidable, but it can't match Union industry and resources; the Transcontinental Railroad transforms the heartland and unites the nation; the cowboy becomes an American icon.
  • Fri 8/7
  • 12:00PM-2:00PM
  • History 2

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Carnegie steel becomes the backbone for the rise of modern cities; skyscrapers and the Statue of Liberty symbolize the American dream for millions of immigrants; oil industry; Henry Ford's cars put Americans on the road.
  • Fri 8/7
  • 2:00PM-4:00PM
  • History 2

S01, E09  (First Aired: 
The stock market crashes; the Great Depression and dust bowl blanket the nation in darkness.
  • Fri 8/7
  • 4:00PM-6:00PM
  • History 2

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America becomes a global superpower; the economy and population boom; the jet age and space age; the Challenger and 9/11 disasters.
  • Fri 8/7
  • 6:00PM-8:00PM
  • History 2