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Turmoil and Triumph: The George Shultz Years (Pbs)

This new public television series documents the life of former Secretary of State George Shultz, providing a rare close-up look at this remarkable man who served his country at the highest level during an unforgettable time. The three-hour series offers a never-before-seen look at the inner workings of the Reagan White House, capturing the intrigue and infighting as advisors vie for the ear of the President over historic issues such as Iran/Contra and the Star Wars Strategic Defense Initiative. Through the vivid memories of George Shultz, other cabinet members, journalists and historians, the gripping tensions of these times come to . . .
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 4:00 AM    "A Call to Service" The first episode introduces George Shultz through the details of his early life: his service as a U.S. Marine, his academic career as a free-market economist at MIT and as dean of the business school at the University of Chicago and his early cabinet posts as secretary of labor and secretary of the treasury under President Nixon. As he's sworn in as secretary of state under President Reagan, the war in Lebanon presents a dangerous diplomatic challenge. D
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 4:00 AM "A Call to Service" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Swords Into Plowshares" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 10:00 AM "A Call to Service" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 11:00 AM "To Start The World Again" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 12:00 PM "Swords Into Plowshares" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 5:00 PM "A Call to Service" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 7:00 PM "Swords Into Plowshares" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 10:00 PM "A Call to Service" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 11:00 PM "To Start The World Again" (WORLD)
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