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American Experience; Thrills and Chills: An American Experience Special

03/10/2000

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Series
American Experience
Program
Thrills and Chills: An American Experience Special
Series Description

Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988

Program Description

Two encore presentations examine the forces that drive people to the isolated, icy regions of the poles: Richard Byrd treks to the South Pole in search of fame in "Alone on the Ice." Donald Sutherland narrates. And thousands of prospectors stream to the Yukon in search of fortune in "Gold Fever." Harris Yulin narrates.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Citation
Chicago: “American Experience; Thrills and Chills: An American Experience Special,” 03/10/2000, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 7, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A2B53F0D73F74D7A9B61E5C80A7E03DA.
MLA: “American Experience; Thrills and Chills: An American Experience Special.” 03/10/2000. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 7, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A2B53F0D73F74D7A9B61E5C80A7E03DA>.
APA: American Experience; Thrills and Chills: An American Experience Special. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A2B53F0D73F74D7A9B61E5C80A7E03DA
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