Week of March 4, 2019

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New Titles Coming This Week

Victoria | A Coburg Quartet

Available Monday, March 4th, 2019

A Georgian ball at the Palace could not come at a worse time as private pictures of the Royal family are made public. 

 

Finding Your Roots | Freedom Tales

Available Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. delves deep into the roots of two African-American guests, actor S. Epatha Merkerson and athlete and television personality Michael Strahan. Both discover unexpected stories that challenge assumptions about black history.

 

The Dictator’s Playbook | Francisco Franco

Available Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Learn how Francisco Franco used the tactics of colonial war to win control of Spain. Driven by a deeply conservative vision, he used torture, murder and incarceration to transform Spanish Society.

 

NOVA | Decoding the Great Pyramid

Available Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Stunning new archaeological evidence provides clues about the Egyptians who built the Great Pyramid of Giza--and how they did it. Join researchers as they delve into the logbook of a work crew and discover how the massive project transformed Egypt.

 

This Old House | The Jamestown Net Zero House – Energy Saving Installations

Available Monday, March 4th, 2019

Kevin learns about induction cooking. Richard watches as the solar panels go on the barn roof. Outside, Jeff installs a unique lattice designed by Don. Richard demonstrates how an ERV works. Jenn finds the landscaping and hardscaping is well underway.

 

Watch it before it's gone! Expiring soon:

Mark Twain

Expires Monday, March 11th, 2019

In his time, Mark Twain was considered the funniest man on earth. Yet he was also an unflinching critic of human nature, using his humor to attack hypocrisy, greed and racism. In this series, Ken Burns has created an illuminating portrait of the man who is also one of the greatest writers in American history.

 

Austin City Limits | Natalia Lafourcade / Grupo Fantasma

Expires Friday, March 15th, 2019

Enjoy the contemporary Latin sounds of Natalia Lafourcade and Grupo Fantasma. Mexican superstar Lafourcade performs songs from her Grammy-winning album Hasta la Ruiz and powerhouse Latin funk orchestra Grupo Fantasma dazzle with irresistible grooves.

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