A biography of a president who rose from a broken childhood in Arkansas 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.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
The boy behind the myth, who in just a few short years transformed himself from a skinny orphan to the most feared man in the West and an enduring icon. Part of The Wild West collection.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The legendary tale of Emeline Gurney, who - as the story goes - sold an illegitimate child at the age of 14 only to marry him at a later age.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.