Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
The story of the American civil rights movement is told through its powerful music -- the freedom songs that protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in police wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.