The biography of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century, this biography of Henry Ford offers an incisive look at the birth of the American auto industry with its long history of struggles between labor and management.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
The story of Liliu'okalani, the last queen and ruler of the independent Kingdom of Hawaii.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.