Who is your favorite 20th-century American president? Was it FDR? Kennedy? Reagan? Or one of the other 14 men from Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909) to Bill Clinton (1993-2001) who helped usher the United States through the 1900s? Who do you think was the most influential? Who had the greatest impact on the country we live in today?
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
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.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
American prisoners of war in North Vietnam tell of their experiences at the Hanoi Hilton and other notorious prisons.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.