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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

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American Experience

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Discover the incredible characters and epic stories that have shaped America’s past and present. Television’s most-watched history series, acclaimed by viewers and critics alike, has been honored with every major broadcast award.

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  • Taken Hostage: Part One

    Explore how America’s complex involvement in the Middle East led to the Iran hostage crisis.

    Airdate: 11/14/2022

    Time: 9:00 - 11:00 PM

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    OB: 11/14/22

  • Taken Hostage: Part Two

    Eyewitness accounts reveal how Iranian students held 52 Americans hostage for 444 days.

    Airdate: 11/15/2022

    Time: 9:00 - 11:00 PM

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    OB: 11/15/22

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