Since 1921, dozens of movies, television programs, books, plays, and comic books have featured a character based on Jesse James; actors Roy Rogers, Kris Kristofferson, Rob Lowe, Colin Farrell and Brad Pitt have all played James in feature films, depicting him in very different lights. Which portrayal do you think is the most historically accurate? Do you have a favorite?
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.