From the Gateway Arch, Rockefeller Center, the Sears Tower, and the Empire State Buiding to the carvings on Mount Rushmore, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Space Needle and Grand Central Terminal, the U.S. has dozens of impressive, important, and iconic structures. Which ones have you been to? Which has had the biggest impact on its local community and on the country? Which one is your favorite?
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A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
A gripping tale of medical intervention gone awry, and one of the most barbaric mistakes of modern medicine.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
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The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.