Preview for the film The Crash of 1929, rebroadcasting April 24, 2012.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.