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Watch the opening scene of Summer of Love.
At age 23, Amelia Earhart took her first ride in an airplane and knew she had to fly.
Visions of a utopian society took shape in the Haight-Ashbury district in the mid 1960s.
There is no such thing as “Mr. Yoga,” but there was a “Mr. Pilates.”
A composer's research process and the challenges he faced in creating music for the film.
How a race-car driver came to be one of the most famous fighters of the Great War.
An American who escaped the racism of Georgia, and fought on the battlefields of France.
Private Ralph John’s training for the Great War was two days’ practice with a rifle.
A portrait of the Haight Ashbury district at the height of the hippie movement.
The climactic struggle and ensuing peace that forever changed a president and a nation.
Follow America’s entry into the conflict.
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The Great War tells the rich and complex story of World War I.
Explore America’s tortured, nearly three-year journey to war.
An inside look at the making of The Great War, premiering April 10 at 9/8c.
The event that helped give rise to the modern American militia movement.