During the offensive against Germany, Americans faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
With over a million already dead, heroic American soldiers and nurses served in the closing battles of World War I.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.