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The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
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An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.