The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
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.