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Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, one of the greatest engineering works in history.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
The dramatic story of the streamliners is one of remarkable achievements and opportunities lost.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.