Rising up as a fur trading post on the shore of Lake Michigan, it survived a devastating fire, gangsters, crooked politicians and a half-century World Series drought to become one of the nation's great cities. Follow the Windy City's colorful history with this "American Experience" program that takes you through Chicago's neighborhoods and traces its rise as an agricultural, manufacturing and business metropolis. 4 1/2 hrs. on four discs. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital Surround stereo; audio commentary; featurettes; interviews; trivia; more.