The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe 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.
A look at the poor Scottish emigrant boy who built a fortune in telegraphy, railroads and steel, and then began systematically to give it all away.