Episode 3 Bell Rock Lighthouse

The period of over 125 years from the beginning of the 19th century saw the creation of some of the world's most remarkable feats...

Bethlehem Steel The People Who Built America

You'll find it in the magnificent Golden Gate Bridgethe stately U.S. Supreme Court building, New York City's legendary skyline and the vivid memories of...

Dinosaur Wars

In the late 19th centurypaleontologists Edward Cope and O.C. Marsh uncovered the remains of hundreds of prehistoric animals in the American West, including dozens...

New Orleans A Living Museum of Music

An intimate look at the traditions associated with New Orleans music and the preservation of those traditions through the work of local musicians and...

Episode 4 The Sewer King

The period of over 125 years from the beginning of the 19th century saw the creation of some of the world's most remarkable feats...

Gladstone & Disraeli Clash of the Titans

An engrossing portrait of two of the 19th century's greatest politicians and Prime MinistersWilliam Gladstone and Benjamin Disraeli, and their struggle to outdo each...

Episode 20 The Sioux Warriors of the Plains

Each half hour episode looks at a major fighting people or force and charts the reasons for their rise to dominance and subsequent fall....

Riches Rivals and Radicals 100 Years of Museums in America

American is a land of museums. America's museum offer solitudesanctuary and discovery. They reflect who we were, who we are, and who we hope...

Episode 5 The Panama Canal

The period of over 125 years from the beginning of the 19th century saw the creation of some of the world's most remarkable feats...

Nikola Tesla The Genius Who Lit the World

Nikola Tesla was born on July 10,1856 in Smiljan, Lika in what later became Yugoslavia. Tesla studied at the Polytechnic Institute in Graz, Austria...