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.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
Of all the alphabet agencies of the New Deal, none captured the public's imagination like J. Edgar Hoover's FBI.
A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.