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The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
A biography of the 41st U.S. president, from his service in WWII to his days in the Oval Office. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
How do you manage weapons of mass destruction without being destroyed by them?
The Chiricahua Apache medicine man and warrior who refused to accept white man's 'civilization.' Part of The Wild West collection.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.