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American Experience 

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A series showcasing documentaries on American history.
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Series cast summary:
David McCullough ...  Narrator / ... 47 episodes, 1991-2006
David Ogden Stiers ...  Self - Narrator 33 episodes, 1995-2011
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"American Experience" combines dramatic re-enactments with commentary by historians and authors to present an absorbing look at the personalities, events and resources that have had a profound impact on the shaping of America's past and present. Written by Jwelch5742

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One of the best American science series
9 July 2019 | by Petra_HuberSee all my reviews

One of the best American science series. I really like watching her.


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English

Release Date:

4 October 1988 (USA) See more »

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Arlington, Massachusetts, USA See more »

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