The History Channel - Upcoming Show Schedule History Channel - Show Schedule for next 2 weeks en Copyright 2014, Thu, 24 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT 2014-04-24T04:00:00Z en Copyright 2014, THC Classroom - The Mexican-American War, Part 2 - April 28 - 6:00-7:00 AM We continue our 2-part special that reexamines the controversial war that resulted in the United States taking control of what was nearly half of Mexico's territory. Hosted by boxing legend Oscar de la Hoya, we also travel to Mexico City to visit the historic Castillo de Chapultepec, where the climactic battle of the war took place, and the Palacio Nacional, the home of Mexico's government. Part 2 of 2. 485959 THC Classroom - Save Our History: Alaska's Bloodiest Battle - May 5 - 6:00-7:00 AM Host Steve Thomas travels through the Aleutians to Attu Island, where he walks in the footsteps of the soldiers engaged in a little-known but crucial conflict of WWII. Along the way, Steve touches down on other islands involved in the war efforts, and discovers a variety of military structures now being documented, preserved, and restored. The show ends with Steve on the beach where the troops landed, describing the Battle of Attu as a wake-up call to America--showing us that the war would not be easily won and the cost would be high. Other points of interest visited during Steve's journey include: Kodiak Island, Unalaska Island, and Washington State. 487632