Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
A riveting account of the event that helped give rise to the modern American militia movement.
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.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
The boy behind the myth, who in just a few short years transformed himself from a skinny orphan to the most feared man in the West and an enduring icon. Part of The Wild West collection.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
The Chiricahua Apache medicine man and warrior who refused to accept white man's 'civilization.' Part of The Wild West collection.