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.
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.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.