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.
Accounting for America's most famous inventor and his role in America's future.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
Cuba's Communist leader defied the odds, surviving his Soviet benefactors, the wrath of U.S. presidents, two diplomatic crises and assassination attempts.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
Football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of power in American culture.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.