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The West, sometimes marketed as Ken Burns Presents: The West, is a 1996 television documentary miniseries about the American Old West. It was directed by Stephen Ives and featured Ken Burns as executive producer. It was first broadcast on PBS on eight... read more
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The West, sometimes marketed as Ken Burns Presents: The West, is a 1996 television documentary miniseries about the American Old West. It was directed by Stephen Ives and featured Ken Burns as executive producer. It was first broadcast on PBS on eight consecutive nights from September 15 to 22, 1996.

Original Release

09/15/1996 on PBS

US Release

09/15/1996

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Cast

# Title Air Date
1 The People Sunday, 15 September 1996
2 Empire Upon the Trails Monday, 16 September 1996
3 Speck Of The Future (1848-1856) Tuesday, 17 September 1996
4 Death Runs Riot Wednesday, 18 September 1996
5 Grandest Enterprise Under God (1868-1874) Thursday, 19 September 1996
6 Fight No More Forever Friday, 20 September 1996
7 Geography Of Hope (1877-1887) Saturday, 21 September 1996
8 Ghost Dance (1887 -1914) Sunday, 22 September 1996
9 One Sky Above Us (1887-1914) Sunday, 22 September 1996
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