American prisoners of war in North Vietnam tell of their experiences at the Hanoi Hilton and other notorious prisons.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
Ten years after American troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seized Saigon in an attack that brought the war to a startling conclusion.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.