In His Shoes
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to rail against the nation's economic system in the Depression.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.