"In the dominant culture of America, I would have been the good kid -- putting myself through college and working full time, but to the Amish I was a little bit of a rebel. I don't really know how I would do it differently if I had it to do over, but I wish somehow it wouldn't have to be like that."
Naomi left her Amish family and became a nurse.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
The American effort to relieve starvation in Soviet Russia in 1921 during the worst natural disaster in Europe in 500 years.
The history of New York City and the people and forces that have shaped it over the past 400 years is told in a seven-part 14.5-hour series.