Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
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.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.