During the offensive against Germany, Americans faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
On June 6, 1944, Allied troops invaded Normandy, fighting to free Europe from Nazi occupation and end World War II.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
Insurmountable odds. Unforgiving conditions. Unyielding courage.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.