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Web site: http://www.pbs.org/kenburns/

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Episode description: Explores the other side of Twain the man—an American icon who falls hard through tragedy and bad financial decisions. An inept businessman who squanders his fortune on pipe-dream patents and bad investments, Twain turns to the lecture circuit and tours extensively, leaving behind his beloved Hartford home in an effort to pay off his creditors. [cc]

Rating: [TV-PG] (Parental Guidance Suggested)

Series Information: Ken Burns American Stories

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First aired: Monday, November 25, 2002 (excluding any air dates prior to June 1999)

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Official web site: http://www.pbs.org/kenburns/

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