Schedule

PBS America showcases the best American history, music, science, current affairs and arts and culture programming. Our wide selection of shows includes our NOVA series of science features, FRONTLINE which looks at current affairs, our history programmes, AMERICAN EXPERIENCE and various Entertainment, Arts & Culture 

Sky viewers, please note that PBS America has recently moved to Documentaries on Sky 534. Virgin Media remains unchanged on Virgin 243.

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Sun 21

  1. 11:50pm - 12:50am The Great Commanders: Horatio Nelson
     

    The Great Commanders: Horatio Nelson

    Saturday 20 Sep, 11:50pm

    The story of Horatio Nelson's naval career, culminating in the glorious victory at Trafalgar that exemplified his skills but which also cost him his life
  2. 12:50am - 2:20am My Lai
     

    My Lai

    Sunday 21 Sep, 12:50am

    This documentary aims to reveal the truth about the American infantry's actions in the Vietnamese village of My Lai in March 1968 when over 300 unarmed civilians were massacred
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  3. 2:20am - 3:10am The Great Commanders: Ulysses S Grant
     

    The Great Commanders: Ulysses S Grant

    Sunday 21 Sep, 2:20am

    The story of Ulysses S Grant, the man who commanded the Union armies during the American Civil War and went on to become the US president
  4. 3:10am - 3:55am The Great Commanders: Alexander the Great
     

    The Great Commanders: Alexander the Great

    Sunday 21 Sep, 3:10am

    Documentary series. An examination of Alexander the Great and his victory at the Battle of Issus during which he crushed a massive Persian force
  5. 3:55am - 4:45am The Great Commanders: Julius Caesar
     

    The Great Commanders: Julius Caesar

    Sunday 21 Sep, 3:55am

    How Julius Caesar led the Roman army through a decade of conquest in a bid for wealth, power and glory, best illustrated in the Battle of Alesia
  6. 4:45am - 5:35am The Great Commanders: Georgi Zhukov
     

    The Great Commanders: Georgi Zhukov

    Sunday 21 Sep, 4:45am

    The story of the Red Army's triumph in taking Berlin and defeating the Nazi regime under the innovative command of Georgi Zhukov, Stalin's trusted deputy
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am The...
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Sunday 21 Sep, 5:35am

    Norm Abram discovers a circular top table in historic Deerfield, Massachusetts, that inspires his next piece.
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  8. 6:00am - 6:55am Lost King of the Maya
     

    Lost King of the Maya

    Sunday 21 Sep, 6:00am

    Deep inside the rain forest of western Honduras lies the ruined city of Copán. How did this former jewel in the crown of the Mayan civilisation come to be...
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  9. 6:55am - 8:05am Cracking the Maya Code
     

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    Cracking the Maya Code

    Sunday 21 Sep, 6:55am

    scholars came together to unlock the secrets of a system of writing previously considered indecipherable. The...
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  10. 8:05am - 9:15am The War
     

    The War

    Sunday 21 Sep, 8:05am

    US documentary series about World War II. The Allies are blindsided by Hitler's massive counterattack in the Ardennes Forest - the fearsome Battle of the Bulge
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  11. 9:15am - 10:20am The War
     

    The War

    Sunday 21 Sep, 9:15am

    US documentary series about World War II. In the Pacific, US Marines face stiff resistance from the Japanese at Iwo Jima. In Europe, the Allies converge on Berlin
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  12. 10:20am - 11:35am The War
     

    The War

    Sunday 21 Sep, 10:20am

    US documentary series about World War II. US Marines fight at Okinawa and the Allies stumble on the Nazi concentration camps. The Germans finally surrender
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  13. 11:35am - 12:40pm The War
     

    The War

    Sunday 21 Sep, 11:35am

    US documentary series about World War II. Carnage in Okinawa does not persuade Japan's leaders to surrender, so the Americans drop the atomic bomb on Hiroshima
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  14. 12:40pm - 1:55pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Sunday 21 Sep, 12:40pm

    Mark L Walberg peruses the Wolfsonian Museum's collection of World's Fair objects which include a 100-piece set of silverware now worth $10,000 to $15,000
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  15. 1:55pm - 3:10pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Sunday 21 Sep, 1:55pm

    This show features the original lyric sheet for Stormy Weather, written by Ted Koehler and Harold Arlen, which brings in a triple-figure insurance value
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  16. 3:10pm - 4:20pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Sunday 21 Sep, 3:10pm

    In San Diego, there is an emotional reaction when a painting left by a grandmother turns out to be a Jessie Wilcox Smith oil and charcoal piece valued at $125,000
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  17. 4:20pm - 5:35pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Sunday 21 Sep, 4:20pm

    The programme features early aviation posters at the Allen Airways Flying Museum and a $10 item that turns out to be a very profitable 19th-century oil sketch
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  18. 5:35pm - 6:50pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Sunday 21 Sep, 5:35pm

    The sand art of Andrew Clemens comes under scrutiny, though the programme kicks-off with a couple of 1960s signed footballs from the Green Bay Packers
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  19. 6:50pm - 8:00pm Lost King of the Maya
     

    Lost King of the Maya

    Sunday 21 Sep, 6:50pm

    Deep inside the rain forest of western Honduras lies the ruined city of Copán. How did this former jewel in the crown of the Mayan civilisation come to be...
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  20. 8:00pm - 9:15pm Cracking the Maya Code
     

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    Cracking the Maya Code

    Sunday 21 Sep, 8:00pm

    scholars came together to unlock the secrets of a system of writing previously considered indecipherable. The...
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  21. 9:15pm - 10:20pm Lost Cities of the Maya
     

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    Lost Cities of the Maya

    Sunday 21 Sep, 9:15pm

    The Mayan civilisation of Central America was one of the most advanced in the world, flourishing during a...
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  22. 10:20pm - 11:30pm Superheroes: Pioneers of Television
     

    Superheroes: Pioneers of Television

    Sunday 21 Sep, 10:20pm

    Documentary series. This programme traces the television ancestry of various superheroes from the 1950s to the 1980s, including Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman
  23. 11:30pm - 12:45am The...
     

    The War

    Sunday 21 Sep, 11:30pm

    US documentary series about World War II. The Allies are blindsided by Hitler's massive counterattack in the Ardennes Forest - the fearsome Battle of the Bulge
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Mon 22

  1. 11:30pm - 12:45am The War
     

    The War

    Sunday 21 Sep, 11:30pm

    US documentary series about World War II. The Allies are blindsided by Hitler's massive counterattack in the Ardennes Forest - the fearsome Battle of the Bulge
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  2. 12:45am - 1:40am The War
     

    The War

    Monday 22 Sep, 12:45am

    US documentary series about World War II. In the Pacific, US Marines face stiff resistance from the Japanese at Iwo Jima. In Europe, the Allies converge on Berlin
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  3. 1:40am - 2:40am The War
     

    The War

    Monday 22 Sep, 1:40am

    US documentary series about World War II. US Marines fight at Okinawa and the Allies stumble on the Nazi concentration camps. The Germans finally surrender
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  4. 2:40am - 3:40am The War
     

    The War

    Monday 22 Sep, 2:40am

    US documentary series about World War II. Carnage in Okinawa does not persuade Japan's leaders to surrender, so the Americans drop the atomic bomb on Hiroshima
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  5. 3:40am - 4:35am Superheroes: Pioneers of Television
     

    Superheroes: Pioneers of Television

    Monday 22 Sep, 3:40am

    Documentary series. This programme traces the television ancestry of various superheroes from the 1950s to the 1980s, including Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman
  6. 4:35am - 5:30am Lost Cities of the Maya
     

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    Lost Cities of the Maya

    Monday 22 Sep, 4:35am

    The Mayan civilisation of Central America was one of the most advanced in the world, flourishing during a...
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  7. 5:30am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Monday 22 Sep, 5:30am

    The temperature is high and the pressure is on as only a few key money-earning rodeos remain, and there is a debate concerning cowboy hats versus safety helmets
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  8. 6:00am - 7:00am The Elegant Universe
     

    The Elegant Universe

    Monday 22 Sep, 6:00am

    Brian Greene shows how Edward Witten revolutionised string theory with a development encompassing eleven dimensions and parallel universes. 3 of 3
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  9. 7:00am - 8:15am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Monday 22 Sep, 7:00am

    The sand art of Andrew Clemens comes under scrutiny, though the programme kicks-off with a couple of 1960s signed footballs from the Green Bay Packers
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  10. 8:15am - 9:20am The Elegant Universe
     

    The Elegant Universe

    Monday 22 Sep, 8:15am

    Brian Greene shows how Edward Witten revolutionised string theory with a development encompassing eleven dimensions and parallel universes. 3 of 3
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  11. 9:20am - 10:35am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Monday 22 Sep, 9:20am

    The sand art of Andrew Clemens comes under scrutiny, though the programme kicks-off with a couple of 1960s signed footballs from the Green Bay Packers
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  12. 10:35am - 11:45am Superheroes: Pioneers of Television
     

    Superheroes: Pioneers of Television

    Monday 22 Sep, 10:35am

    Documentary series. This programme traces the television ancestry of various superheroes from the 1950s to the 1980s, including Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman
  13. 11:45am - 12:55pm War of the Worlds
     

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    War of the Worlds

    Monday 22 Sep, 11:45am

    "Ladies and gentlemen, we interrupt our program of dance music to bring you a special bulletin..." With these...
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  14. 12:55pm - 2:00pm Lost Cities of the Maya
     

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    Lost Cities of the Maya

    Monday 22 Sep, 12:55pm

    The Mayan civilisation of Central America was one of the most advanced in the world, flourishing during a...
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  15. 2:00pm - 3:15pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Monday 22 Sep, 2:00pm

    The sand art of Andrew Clemens comes under scrutiny, though the programme kicks-off with a couple of 1960s signed footballs from the Green Bay Packers
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  16. 3:15pm - 4:25pm Superheroes: Pioneers of Television
     

    Superheroes: Pioneers of Television

    Monday 22 Sep, 3:15pm

    Documentary series. This programme traces the television ancestry of various superheroes from the 1950s to the 1980s, including Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman
  17. 4:25pm - 5:35pm War of the Worlds
     

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    War of the Worlds

    Monday 22 Sep, 4:25pm

    "Ladies and gentlemen, we interrupt our program of dance music to bring you a special bulletin..." With these...
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  18. 5:35pm - 6:35pm Lost Cities of the Maya
     

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    Lost Cities of the Maya

    Monday 22 Sep, 5:35pm

    The Mayan civilisation of Central America was one of the most advanced in the world, flourishing during a...
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  19. 6:35pm - 7:50pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Monday 22 Sep, 6:35pm

    Mark L Walberg visits an American castle to see an illustrated biography of Charles Dickens. Other items include Pueblo pottery valued at over $10,000
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  20. 7:50pm - 9:00pm This Old Pyramid
     

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    This Old Pyramid

    Monday 22 Sep, 7:50pm

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...
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  21. 9:00pm - 10:15pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Monday 22 Sep, 9:00pm

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
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  22. 10:15pm - 11:25pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Monday 22 Sep, 10:15pm

    Ken Burns and Lynn Novick examine the law concerning Prohibition in a five-part series, beginning with the events that led to a ban on alcohol. 1 of 5.
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  23. 11:25pm - 12:35am This Old Pyramid
     

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    This Old Pyramid

    Monday 22 Sep, 11:25pm

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...
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Tue 23

  1. 11:25pm - 12:35am This Old Pyramid
     

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    This Old Pyramid

    Monday 22 Sep, 11:25pm

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...
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  2. 12:35am - 1:40am Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 12:35am

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
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  3. 1:40am - 2:35am Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 1:40am

    Ken Burns and Lynn Novick examine the law concerning Prohibition in a five-part series, beginning with the events that led to a ban on alcohol. 1 of 5.
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  4. 2:35am - 3:35am The Elegant Universe
     

    The Elegant Universe

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 2:35am

    Brian Greene shows how Edward Witten revolutionised string theory with a development encompassing eleven dimensions and parallel universes. 3 of 3
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  5. 3:35am - 4:35am Latino Americans
     

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    Latino Americans

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 3:35am

    The six-part series from Emmy award-winning producer Adriana Bosch, chronicling the history of Latinos in...
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  6. 4:35am - 5:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 4:35am

    The temperature is high and the pressure is on as only a few key money-earning rodeos remain, and there is a debate concerning cowboy hats versus safety helmets
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  7. 5:00am - 6:00am The Elegant Universe
     

    The Elegant Universe

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 5:00am

    Brian Greene shows how Edward Witten revolutionised string theory with a development encompassing eleven dimensions and parallel universes. 3 of 3
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  8. 6:00am - 7:00am Becoming Human: First Steps
     

    Becoming Human: First Steps

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 6:00am

    In the first of three programmes exploring human origins, this documentary examines the discoveries that are rewriting the story of the earliest hominids in Africa
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  9. 7:00am - 8:15am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 7:00am

    Mark L Walberg visits an American castle to see an illustrated biography of Charles Dickens. Other items include Pueblo pottery valued at over $10,000
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  10. 8:15am - 8:50am Hell on Hooves
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 8:15am

    Strathmore's Scott Schiffner has earned more CPRA money than any other bull rider. Now he is set to show his stuff in front of his home-town crowd
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  11. 8:50am - 10:00am Becoming Human: First Steps
     

    Becoming Human: First Steps

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 8:50am

    In the first of three programmes exploring human origins, this documentary examines the discoveries that are rewriting the story of the earliest hominids in Africa
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  12. 10:00am - 11:15am Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 10:00am

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
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  13. 11:15am - 12:30pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 11:15am

    Ken Burns and Lynn Novick examine the law concerning Prohibition in a five-part series, beginning with the events that led to a ban on alcohol. 1 of 5.
    Record this show:
  14. 12:30pm - 1:40pm This Old Pyramid
     

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    This Old Pyramid

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 12:30pm

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...
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  15. 1:40pm - 2:55pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 1:40pm

    Mark L Walberg visits an American castle to see an illustrated biography of Charles Dickens. Other items include Pueblo pottery valued at over $10,000
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  16. 2:55pm - 4:05pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 2:55pm

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
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  17. 4:05pm - 5:20pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 4:05pm

    Ken Burns and Lynn Novick examine the law concerning Prohibition in a five-part series, beginning with the events that led to a ban on alcohol. 1 of 5.
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  18. 5:20pm - 6:35pm This Old Pyramid
     

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    This Old Pyramid

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 5:20pm

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...
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  19. 6:35pm - 7:50pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 6:35pm

    A lesson in honey production in Des Moines, Iowa, prefaces a visit to a local apiary for a discussion on bee-related collectibles and what they may be worth
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  20. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Egypt Decoded
     

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    Egypt Decoded

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 7:50pm

    It is well known that the ancient Egyptians aligned their monuments with remarkable precision, but the...
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  21. 9:00pm - 10:15pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 9:00pm

    The second of two programmes in which a pair of American detectives investigate how and why Egypt's boy-king died, the evidence suggesting that he may well have been murdered
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  22. 10:15pm - 11:25pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 10:15pm

    On January 17, 1920, Prohibition goes into effect. Enacted in part to promote a more orderly, law-abiding America, Prohibition has precisely the opposite effect. 2 of 5.
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  23. 11:25pm - 12:40am Egypt Decoded
     

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    Egypt Decoded

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 11:25pm

    It is well known that the ancient Egyptians aligned their monuments with remarkable precision, but the...
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Wed 24

  1. 11:25pm - 12:40am Egypt Decoded
     

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    Egypt Decoded

    Tuesday 23 Sep, 11:25pm

    It is well known that the ancient Egyptians aligned their monuments with remarkable precision, but the...
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  2. 12:40am - 1:35am Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 12:40am

    The second of two programmes in which a pair of American detectives investigate how and why Egypt's boy-king died, the evidence suggesting that he may well have been murdered
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  3. 1:35am - 2:35am Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 1:35am

    On January 17, 1920, Prohibition goes into effect. Enacted in part to promote a more orderly, law-abiding America, Prohibition has precisely the opposite effect. 2 of 5.
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  4. 2:35am - 3:35am Becoming Human: First Steps
     

    Becoming Human: First Steps

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 2:35am

    In the first of three programmes exploring human origins, this documentary examines the discoveries that are rewriting the story of the earliest hominids in Africa
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  5. 3:35am - 4:35am Latino Americans
     

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    Latino Americans

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 3:35am

    Emmy award-winning producer Adriana Bosch's series chronicling the rich and varied history of Latinos in...
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  6. 4:35am - 5:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 4:35am

    Strathmore's Scott Schiffner has earned more CPRA money than any other bull rider. Now he is set to show his stuff in front of his home-town crowd
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  7. 5:00am - 6:00am Becoming Human: First Steps
     

    Becoming Human: First Steps

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 5:00am

    In the first of three programmes exploring human origins, this documentary examines the discoveries that are rewriting the story of the earliest hominids in Africa
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  8. 6:00am - 7:00am Becoming Human: Birth of Humanity
     

    Becoming Human: Birth of Humanity

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 6:00am

    The second of three programmes exploring human origins investigates astonishing new evidence that early humans left Africa and colonised the world far earlier than suspected
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  9. 7:00am - 8:15am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 7:00am

    A lesson in honey production in Des Moines, Iowa, prefaces a visit to a local apiary for a discussion on bee-related collectibles and what they may be worth
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  10. 8:15am - 8:50am Hell on Hooves
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 8:15am

    The end-of-season tour finals from Calgary find one bull rider poised to take the title as another faces a most harrowing ride
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  11. 8:50am - 10:00am Becoming Human: Birth of Humanity
     

    Becoming Human: Birth of Humanity

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 8:50am

    The second of three programmes exploring human origins investigates astonishing new evidence that early humans left Africa and colonised the world far earlier than suspected
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  12. 10:00am - 11:15am Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 10:00am

    The second of two programmes in which a pair of American detectives investigate how and why Egypt's boy-king died, the evidence suggesting that he may well have been murdered
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  13. 11:15am - 12:30pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 11:15am

    On January 17, 1920, Prohibition goes into effect. Enacted in part to promote a more orderly, law-abiding America, Prohibition has precisely the opposite effect. 2 of 5.
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  14. 12:30pm - 1:40pm Egypt Decoded
     

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    Egypt Decoded

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 12:30pm

    It is well known that the ancient Egyptians aligned their monuments with remarkable precision, but the...
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  15. 1:40pm - 2:55pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 1:40pm

    A lesson in honey production in Des Moines, Iowa, prefaces a visit to a local apiary for a discussion on bee-related collectibles and what they may be worth
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  16. 2:55pm - 4:10pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 2:55pm

    The second of two programmes in which a pair of American detectives investigate how and why Egypt's boy-king died, the evidence suggesting that he may well have been murdered
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  17. 4:10pm - 5:25pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 4:10pm

    On January 17, 1920, Prohibition goes into effect. Enacted in part to promote a more orderly, law-abiding America, Prohibition has precisely the opposite effect. 2 of 5.
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  18. 5:25pm - 6:35pm Egypt Decoded
     

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    Egypt Decoded

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 5:25pm

    It is well known that the ancient Egyptians aligned their monuments with remarkable precision, but the...
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  19. 6:35pm - 7:50pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 6:35pm

    A visit to Billings, Montana, includes an appraisal of firearms used in the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876, commonly referred to as Custer's Last Stand
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  20. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Pyramid
     

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    Pyramid

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 7:50pm

    Egypt Week continues with this film that combines dramatic reconstruction, location shooting and CGI,...
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  21. 9:00pm - 10:15pm Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid
     

    Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 9:00pm

    The story behind Oil and Sand, a 1952 film about a coup made by members of the Egyptian royal family, which was shot just weeks before the monarchy was ousted in a real coup
  22. 10:15pm - 11:30pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 10:15pm

    In the early 1920s, gangsters make unprecedented profits in the beer trade, resulting in a violent quest for power in cities like Chicago and Detroit. 3 of 5.
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  23. 11:30pm - 12:40am Pyrami...
     

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    Pyramid

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 11:30pm

    Egypt Week continues with this film that combines dramatic reconstruction, location shooting and CGI,...
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Thu 25

  1. 11:30pm - 12:40am Pyramid
     

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    Pyramid

    Wednesday 24 Sep, 11:30pm

    Egypt Week continues with this film that combines dramatic reconstruction, location shooting and CGI,...
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  2. 12:40am - 1:45am Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid
     

    Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid

    Thursday 25 Sep, 12:40am

    The story behind Oil and Sand, a 1952 film about a coup made by members of the Egyptian royal family, which was shot just weeks before the monarchy was ousted in a real coup
  3. 1:45am - 2:40am Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Thursday 25 Sep, 1:45am

    In the early 1920s, gangsters make unprecedented profits in the beer trade, resulting in a violent quest for power in cities like Chicago and Detroit. 3 of 5.
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  4. 2:40am - 3:35am Becoming Human: Birth of Humanity
     

    Becoming Human: Birth of Humanity

    Thursday 25 Sep, 2:40am

    The second of three programmes exploring human origins investigates astonishing new evidence that early humans left Africa and colonised the world far earlier than suspected
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  5. 3:35am - 4:35am Latino Americans
     

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    Thursday 25 Sep, 3:35am

    Adriana Bosch's six-part series chronicling the rich and varied history of Latinos in America...
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  6. 4:35am - 5:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Thursday 25 Sep, 4:35am

    The end-of-season tour finals from Calgary find one bull rider poised to take the title as another faces a most harrowing ride
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  7. 5:00am - 6:00am Becoming Human: Birth of Humanity
     

    Becoming Human: Birth of Humanity

    Thursday 25 Sep, 5:00am

    The second of three programmes exploring human origins investigates astonishing new evidence that early humans left Africa and colonised the world far earlier than suspected
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  8. 6:00am - 7:00am Becoming Human: Last Human Standing
     

    Becoming Human: Last Human Standing

    Thursday 25 Sep, 6:00am

    The third of three programmes exploring human origins considers the fate of the Neanderthals who were displaced or driven into extinction by the spread of fully modern humans
  9. 7:00am - 8:15am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Thursday 25 Sep, 7:00am

    A visit to Billings, Montana, includes an appraisal of firearms used in the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876, commonly referred to as Custer's Last Stand
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  10. 8:15am - 8:50am Hell on Hooves
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Thursday 25 Sep, 8:15am

    It is the Canadian Finals Rodeo, and nerves are frayed and tempers flare as one bull rider is saddled with a series of bulls that won't buck
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  11. 8:50am - 10:05am Becoming Human: Last Human Standing
     

    Becoming Human: Last Human Standing

    Thursday 25 Sep, 8:50am

    The third of three programmes exploring human origins considers the fate of the Neanderthals who were displaced or driven into extinction by the spread of fully modern humans
  12. 10:05am - 11:20am Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid
     

    Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid

    Thursday 25 Sep, 10:05am

    The story behind Oil and Sand, a 1952 film about a coup made by members of the Egyptian royal family, which was shot just weeks before the monarchy was ousted in a real coup
  13. 11:20am - 12:35pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Thursday 25 Sep, 11:20am

    In the early 1920s, gangsters make unprecedented profits in the beer trade, resulting in a violent quest for power in cities like Chicago and Detroit. 3 of 5.
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  14. 12:35pm - 1:45pm Pyramid
     

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    Pyramid

    Thursday 25 Sep, 12:35pm

    Egypt Week continues with this film that combines dramatic reconstruction, location shooting and CGI,...
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  15. 1:45pm - 2:55pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Thursday 25 Sep, 1:45pm

    A visit to Billings, Montana, includes an appraisal of firearms used in the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876, commonly referred to as Custer's Last Stand
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  16. 2:55pm - 4:15pm Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid
     

    Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid

    Thursday 25 Sep, 2:55pm

    The story behind Oil and Sand, a 1952 film about a coup made by members of the Egyptian royal family, which was shot just weeks before the monarchy was ousted in a real coup
  17. 4:15pm - 5:30pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Thursday 25 Sep, 4:15pm

    In the early 1920s, gangsters make unprecedented profits in the beer trade, resulting in a violent quest for power in cities like Chicago and Detroit. 3 of 5.
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  18. 5:30pm - 6:35pm Pyramid
     

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    Pyramid

    Thursday 25 Sep, 5:30pm

    Egypt Week continues with this film that combines dramatic reconstruction, location shooting and CGI,...
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  19. 6:35pm - 7:50pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Thursday 25 Sep, 6:35pm

    The programme looks at the Western-style furnishings of Thomas Molesworth at a rustic Montana ranch and features memorabilia from the Klondike Gold Rush
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  20. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Building Pharaoh's Chariot
     

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    Building Pharaoh's Chariot

    Thursday 25 Sep, 7:50pm

    This absorbing documentary follows a team of experts as they test claims that a major advance in weapons...
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  21. 9:00pm - 10:15pm Shalom Y'All
     

    Shalom Y'All

    Thursday 25 Sep, 9:00pm

    Brian Bain, a third-generation Jew from New Orleans, takes a 4,200-mile road trip to uncover the diverse history of Jews in the American South
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  22. 10:15pm - 11:25pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Thursday 25 Sep, 10:15pm

    In the mid-1920s, illegal bars called speakeasies become a symbol of glamorous city nightlife and, in Chicago, Al Capone becomes a media celebrity. 4 of 5.
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  23. 11:25pm - 12:35am Building Pharaoh's Chariot
     

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    Building Pharaoh's Chariot

    Thursday 25 Sep, 11:25pm

    This absorbing documentary follows a team of experts as they test claims that a major advance in weapons...
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Fri 26

  1. 11:25pm - 12:35am Building Pharaoh's Chariot
     

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    Building Pharaoh's Chariot

    Thursday 25 Sep, 11:25pm

    This absorbing documentary follows a team of experts as they test claims that a major advance in weapons...
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  2. 12:35am - 1:45am Shalom Y'All
     

    Shalom Y'All

    Friday 26 Sep, 12:35am

    Brian Bain, a third-generation Jew from New Orleans, takes a 4,200-mile road trip to uncover the diverse history of Jews in the American South
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  3. 1:45am - 2:40am Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Friday 26 Sep, 1:45am

    In the mid-1920s, illegal bars called speakeasies become a symbol of glamorous city nightlife and, in Chicago, Al Capone becomes a media celebrity. 4 of 5.
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  4. 2:40am - 3:35am Becoming Human: Last Human Standing
     

    Becoming Human: Last Human Standing

    Friday 26 Sep, 2:40am

    The third of three programmes exploring human origins considers the fate of the Neanderthals who were displaced or driven into extinction by the spread of fully modern humans
  5. 3:35am - 4:35am Latino Americans
     

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    Latino Americans

    Friday 26 Sep, 3:35am

    Emmy award-winning producer Adriana Bosch's series, exploring the rich and varied history of Latinos in...
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  6. 4:35am - 5:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Friday 26 Sep, 4:35am

    It is the Canadian Finals Rodeo, and nerves are frayed and tempers flare as one bull rider is saddled with a series of bulls that won't buck
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  7. 5:00am - 6:00am Becoming Human: Last Human Standing
     

    Becoming Human: Last Human Standing

    Friday 26 Sep, 5:00am

    The third of three programmes exploring human origins considers the fate of the Neanderthals who were displaced or driven into extinction by the spread of fully modern humans
  8. 6:00am - 7:00am Escaping the Holocaust: Never Forget to Lie
     

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    Escaping the Holocaust: Never Forget to Lie

    Friday 26 Sep, 6:00am

    In this poignant and moving documentary, Emmy-winning film- maker Marian Marzynski returns to the Warsaw...
  9. 7:00am - 8:15am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Friday 26 Sep, 7:00am

    The programme looks at the Western-style furnishings of Thomas Molesworth at a rustic Montana ranch and features memorabilia from the Klondike Gold Rush
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  10. 8:15am - 8:50am Hell on Hooves
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Friday 26 Sep, 8:15am

    Series following a group of bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. In the battle for the championship buckle, it all comes down to two final bull rides
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  11. 8:50am - 10:00am Escaping the Holocaust: Never Forget to Lie
     

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    Escaping the Holocaust: Never Forget to Lie

    Friday 26 Sep, 8:50am

    In this poignant and moving documentary, Emmy-winning film- maker Marian Marzynski returns to the Warsaw...
  12. 10:00am - 11:20am Shalom Y'All
     

    Shalom Y'All

    Friday 26 Sep, 10:00am

    Brian Bain, a third-generation Jew from New Orleans, takes a 4,200-mile road trip to uncover the diverse history of Jews in the American South
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  13. 11:20am - 12:30pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Friday 26 Sep, 11:20am

    In the mid-1920s, illegal bars called speakeasies become a symbol of glamorous city nightlife and, in Chicago, Al Capone becomes a media celebrity. 4 of 5.
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  14. 12:30pm - 1:45pm Building Pharaoh's Chariot
     

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    Building Pharaoh's Chariot

    Friday 26 Sep, 12:30pm

    This absorbing documentary follows a team of experts as they test claims that a major advance in weapons...
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  15. 1:45pm - 2:55pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Friday 26 Sep, 1:45pm

    The programme looks at the Western-style furnishings of Thomas Molesworth at a rustic Montana ranch and features memorabilia from the Klondike Gold Rush
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  16. 2:55pm - 4:15pm Shalom Y'All
     

    Shalom Y'All

    Friday 26 Sep, 2:55pm

    Brian Bain, a third-generation Jew from New Orleans, takes a 4,200-mile road trip to uncover the diverse history of Jews in the American South
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  17. 4:15pm - 5:25pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Friday 26 Sep, 4:15pm

    In the mid-1920s, illegal bars called speakeasies become a symbol of glamorous city nightlife and, in Chicago, Al Capone becomes a media celebrity. 4 of 5.
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  18. 5:25pm - 6:35pm Building Pharaoh's Chariot
     

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    Building Pharaoh's Chariot

    Friday 26 Sep, 5:25pm

    This absorbing documentary follows a team of experts as they test claims that a major advance in weapons...
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  19. 6:35pm - 7:50pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Friday 26 Sep, 6:35pm

    The third programme from Billings features an original copy of anti-slavery novel Uncle Tom's Cabin containing a letter from the author, Harriet Beecher Stowe
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  20. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Inside Moonshine
     

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    Inside Moonshine

    Friday 26 Sep, 7:50pm

    Moonshine, or home-made whiskey, is an American tradition dating back centuries. It is also potentially very...
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  21. 9:00pm - 10:15pm Robin Williams Remembered: Pioneers of Television
     

    Robin Williams Remembered: Pioneers of Television

    Friday 26 Sep, 9:00pm

    A special show celebrating the life and work of Robin Williams. It includes his last full-length television interview and tributes by those who knew and worked with him
  22. 10:15pm - 11:20pm Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Friday 26 Sep, 10:15pm

    By the end of the 1920s, the law is blamed for the rise of crime syndicates, promiscuity and government corruption. By 1933, Prohibition ends. 5 of 5.
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  23. 11:20pm - 1:35am Inside Moonshine
     

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    Inside Moonshine

    Friday 26 Sep, 11:20pm

    Moonshine, or home-made whiskey, is an American tradition dating back centuries. It is also potentially very...
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Sat 27

  1. 11:20pm - 1:35am Inside Moonshine
     

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    Inside Moonshine

    Friday 26 Sep, 11:20pm

    Moonshine, or home-made whiskey, is an American tradition dating back centuries. It is also potentially very...
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  2. 1:35am - 2:35am Prohibition
     

    Prohibition

    Saturday 27 Sep, 1:35am

    By the end of the 1920s, the law is blamed for the rise of crime syndicates, promiscuity and government corruption. By 1933, Prohibition ends. 5 of 5.
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  3. 2:35am - 3:35am Escaping the Holocaust: Never Forget to Lie
     

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    Escaping the Holocaust: Never Forget to Lie

    Saturday 27 Sep, 2:35am

    In this poignant and moving documentary, Emmy-winning film- maker Marian Marzynski returns to the Warsaw...
  4. 3:35am - 4:35am Latino Americans
     

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    Latino Americans

    Saturday 27 Sep, 3:35am

    Emmy award-winning producer Adriana Bosch's series chronicling the history of Latinos in America...
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  5. 4:35am - 5:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Saturday 27 Sep, 4:35am

    Series following a group of bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. In the battle for the championship buckle, it all comes down to two final bull rides
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  6. 5:00am - 6:00am Escaping the Holocaust: Never Forget to Lie
     

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    Escaping the Holocaust: Never Forget to Lie

    Saturday 27 Sep, 5:00am

    In this poignant and moving documentary, Emmy-winning film- maker Marian Marzynski returns to the Warsaw...
  7. 6:00am - 6:55am Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Saturday 27 Sep, 6:00am

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
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  8. 6:55am - 8:10am Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Saturday 27 Sep, 6:55am

    The second of two programmes in which a pair of American detectives investigate how and why Egypt's boy-king died, the evidence suggesting that he may well have been murdered
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  9. 8:10am - 9:30am Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid
     

    Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid

    Saturday 27 Sep, 8:10am

    The story behind Oil and Sand, a 1952 film about a coup made by members of the Egyptian royal family, which was shot just weeks before the monarchy was ousted in a real coup
  10. 9:30am - 10:40am Building Pharaoh's Chariot
     

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    Building Pharaoh's Chariot

    Saturday 27 Sep, 9:30am

    This absorbing documentary follows a team of experts as they test claims that a major advance in weapons...
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  11. 10:40am - 11:50am Egypt Decoded
     

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    Egypt Decoded

    Saturday 27 Sep, 10:40am

    It is well known that the ancient Egyptians aligned their monuments with remarkable precision, but the...
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  12. 11:50am - 1:00pm This Old Pyramid
     

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    This Old Pyramid

    Saturday 27 Sep, 11:50am

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...
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  13. 1:00pm - 2:15pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Saturday 27 Sep, 1:00pm

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
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  14. 2:15pm - 3:25pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Saturday 27 Sep, 2:15pm

    The second of two programmes in which a pair of American detectives investigate how and why Egypt's boy-king died, the evidence suggesting that he may well have been murdered
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  15. 3:25pm - 4:40pm Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid
     

    Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid

    Saturday 27 Sep, 3:25pm

    The story behind Oil and Sand, a 1952 film about a coup made by members of the Egyptian royal family, which was shot just weeks before the monarchy was ousted in a real coup
  16. 4:40pm - 5:55pm Building Pharaoh's Chariot
     

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    Building Pharaoh's Chariot

    Saturday 27 Sep, 4:40pm

    This absorbing documentary follows a team of experts as they test claims that a major advance in weapons...
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  17. 5:55pm - 7:05pm Egypt Decoded
     

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    Egypt Decoded

    Saturday 27 Sep, 5:55pm

    It is well known that the ancient Egyptians aligned their monuments with remarkable precision, but the...
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  18. 7:05pm - 8:15pm This Old Pyramid
     

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    This Old Pyramid

    Saturday 27 Sep, 7:05pm

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...
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  19. 8:15pm - 9:30pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Saturday 27 Sep, 8:15pm

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
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  20. 9:30pm - 10:35pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Saturday 27 Sep, 9:30pm

    The second of two programmes in which a pair of American detectives investigate how and why Egypt's boy-king died, the evidence suggesting that he may well have been murdered
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  21. 10:35pm - 11:55pm Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid
     

    Last Days of Egyptian Royalty: A Coup in Celluloid

    Saturday 27 Sep, 10:35pm

    The story behind Oil and Sand, a 1952 film about a coup made by members of the Egyptian royal family, which was shot just weeks before the monarchy was ousted in a real coup
  22. 11:55pm - 1:05am Bui...
     

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    Building Pharaoh's Chariot

    Saturday 27 Sep, 11:55pm

    This absorbing documentary follows a team of experts as they test claims that a major advance in weapons...
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