Nov 28, 2014 Updated: 9:29 PM
Part 1 of Ken Burns' profile of Mark Twain.
America’s top gumshoes leave no stone unturned as they travel around the country to explore the stories behind local folklore, prominent figures, and family legends.
Ken Burns traces the life of Samuel Langhorne Clemens (1835-1910). He "used the way we talk and turned it into literature," says Hal Holbrook, who has portrayed Twain in one-man shows.