A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
A biography of the 41st U.S. president, from his service in World War II to his days in the Oval Office. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.