The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The story of the dramatic post-World War II tribunal that brought Nazi leaders to justice and defines trial procedure for state criminals to this day.
An American Communist family that had fled to Moscow in the late 1920s, return to America in 1935 but can not bring their 5-year-old son.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
A nation comes of age.
In the early 1830s, Texas, ruled by Mexico, held 20,000 U.S. settlers and 4,000 Mexican Tejanos, forcing residents to pick sides.