A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
Between 1890 and 1920, 12 million people emigrated from Europe arriving in New York Harbor and Ellis Island.
Native Alaskans, oil company representatives, environmentalists, politicians, and others tell the story of the 800-mile pipeline.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.