American Experience - Season 1, Episode 4 - Rotten Tomatoes

Eric Sevareid: Not So Wild a Dream

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This program is part of the acclaimed PBS series that presents stories on influential people and events in American history. This episode features Eric Sevareid as he reflects on his experience of growing up in America during the turbulent era of the Depression and World War II. The eloquent journalist recounts memories of growing up in small-town America, and then his own changing world view, shaped by the major events of his day. Archival photographs and film footage, as well as readings from his autobiography, re-create the spirit of those eventful days.

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