Born in Puerto Rico, Clemente was an exceptional baseball player and humanitarian whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change. He would die in a tragic plane crash.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
Cuba's Communist leader defied the odds, surviving his Soviet benefactors, the wrath of U.S. presidents, two diplomatic crises and assassination attempts.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.