This two-part biography examines the life and career of our often overlooked 41st president, from his service in World War II and his early career in Texas to his days in the Oval Office, first as vice president to Ronald Reagan, then as the leader who presided over the first Gulf War. Drawing upon Bush's personal diaries and interviews with his closest advisors and most prominent critics, the film also explores Bush's role as the patriarch of a political family whose influence is unequaled in modern American life.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.