Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
The coal miners' battle for dignity led to the largest armed insurrection since the American Civil War.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.