From the program "TR, the Story of Theodore Roosevelt," an animation of the locks system of the Panama Canal demonstrates how a ship would travel across the Panamanian Isthmus. This "lake and lock" canal was favored by Roosevelt, who Chief Engineer George Goethals called "the real builder of the Panama Canal."
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
A saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
The thrilling true story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany in 1936.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
Cuba's Communist leader defied the odds, surviving his Soviet benefactors, the wrath of U.S. presidents, two diplomatic crises and assassination attempts.