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.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
A saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.