Watch the 30-second preview for JFK, a biography of one of the nation's most beloved and most mourned leaders. Premiering on PBS November 11 & 12, 2013 at 9/8c.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America, creating a media circus as he traveled from coast to coast.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
Creating Miami Beach from a narrow spit of Florida swampland, Carl Fisher made a fortune until a devastating hurricane and the stock market crash of 1929 wiped him out.
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.
A biography of the 41st U.S. president, from his service in World War II to his days in the Oval Office. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.