The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
Ten years after American troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seized Saigon in an attack that brought the war to a startling conclusion.
With over a million already dead, heroic American soldiers and nurses served in the closing battles of World War I.