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.
After notorious revolutionary leader Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, General John Pershing and his 150,000 man cavalry set out to get Villa.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
American prisoners of war in North Vietnam tell of their experiences at the Hanoi Hilton and other notorious prisons.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.