Could a barnstorming tour of America by Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev begin to thaw the Cold War? That was the hope when U.S. President Eisenhower invited his opposite number from Russia for an extended visit. Learn about this unique historical event with this "American Experience" program, in which historian William Taubman and journalist Peter Carlson's insights are joined by the recollections of Eisenhower and Khrushchev descendants. 60 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); English Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English (SDH).