In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
With over a million already dead, heroic American soldiers and nurses served in the closing battles of World War I.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
A minute-by-minute account, on both sides of the Pacific, leading up to the surprise attack on the U.S. fleet at Pearl Harbor.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
After the Soviet blockade of West Berlin, British and American pilots delivered tons of food and fuel to the German city by airplane for nearly a year.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.